(Brit) a company under the control of its directors or fewer than five independent participants Also called closed company
[klohs] /kloʊs/ noun 1. . /kləʊs/ noun 1. (South African) a small private limited company c.c.
[klohs-kropt] /ˈkloʊsˈkrɒpt/ adjective 1. clipped or trimmed short: close-cropped hair. 2. having one’s hair clipped or trimmed short: a close-cropped wrestler.
[klohzd] /kloʊzd/ adjective 1. having or forming a boundary or barrier: He was blocked by a closed door. The house had a closed porch. 2. brought to a close; concluded: It was a closed incident with no repercussions. 3. not public; restricted; exclusive: a closed meeting; a closed bid at a private auction. 4. not […]
- Closed anesthesia
closed anesthesia n. Inhalation anesthesia in which there is complete rebreathing of all exhaled gases, except for carbon dioxide, which is removed by the anesthetic apparatus.