a culture in which there is a rigid structure and little freedom or tolerance of belief, cf. open society
See open society
- Closed source
[klohzd-stak] /ˈkloʊzdˈstæk/ adjective, Library Science. 1. having access to the stacks limited to the staff of the library or to a limited group of library users.
noun, Baseball. 1. a batting stance in which the front foot is positioned closer to the inside of the batter’s box than the back foot.
- Closed surgery
closed surgery n. Surgery performed without an incision into skin, as in a closed reduction.