closed

[ klohzd ]
/ kloʊzd /

adjective

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Origin of closed

Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at close, -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM closed

half-closed, adjectivesem·i·closed, adjectivewell-closed, adjective
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closed
/ (kləʊzd) /

adjective

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