closing snap clos·ing snap (klō’zĭng)
The accentuated first heart sound of mitral stenosis, related to closure of the abnormal valve.
- Closing time
/ˈkləʊzɪŋ/ noun 1. the time at which pubs must legally stop selling alcoholic drinks
- Closing volume
closing volume n. The amount of air in the lungs at which the flow from the lower sections of the lungs becomes severely reduced or halts altogether during expiration.
- Clos network
networking A type of network topology that can connect N inputs to N outputs with less that N^2 crosspoint switches. (2006-10-07)
[klo-strid-ee-uh m] /klɒˈstrɪd i əm/ noun, plural clostridia [klo-strid-ee-uh] /klɒˈstrɪd i ə/ (Show IPA). Bacteriology. 1. any of several rod-shaped, spore-forming, anaerobic bacteria of the genus Clostridium, found in soil and in the intestinal tract of humans and animals. /klɒˈstrɪdɪəm/ noun (pl) -iums, -ia (-ɪə) 1. any anaerobic typically rod-shaped bacterium of the genus Clostridium, […]