verb (used with object), con·clud·ed, con·clud·ing.
- to shut up or enclose.
- to restrict or confine.
verb (used without object), con·clud·ed, con·clud·ing.
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Growing up healthy means “learning how to deal with mild challenge and change,” Lyons concludes.A bit of stress may help young people build resilience|Esther Landhuis|August 27, 2020|Science News For Students
It found problems, though, and concluded that many eligible lots wouldn’t work, because of logistical issues with its requirement that lots be split equally.Single-Family Zoning’s Century of Supremacy in San Diego|Andrew Keatts|August 26, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Our work shows that we need to constantly balance our own expectations with those we observe in others, and whether the two match up, the authors concluded.This Is How Your Brain Responds to Social Influence|Shelly Fan|August 25, 2020|Singularity Hub
The letter concludes by saying that most of the signatories will likely decline to implement the proposed deferral.Business groups don’t expect to implement Trump’s ‘unworkable’ payroll order|Jeff|August 18, 2020|Fortune
According to the meeting minutes, the board concluded that the law was likely outdated.SDPD Says it Will Stop Enforcing Seditious Language Law|Kate Nucci|August 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Finishing the Triple Crown with the Belmont is like concluding a triathlon with a marathon.Why California Chrome’s Fairy Tale Didn’t End Happily Ever After|Michael Fensom|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The episode seemed to be moments from concluding with nobody hurt, if not necessarily happy ever after.The Teen Love Letters that Led to a Tragic Murder-Suicide in Florida|Michael Daly|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A judge eventually threw out the suit, concluding that the charges “lacked specificity.”
But the concluding chapter in the story of the Bosnian War has yet to be written.The Bosnia Atrocities, the World’s Greatest Forensic Puzzle|J.P. O’Malley|December 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Inevitably, 007 ends up alone before—a nice, concluding touch—disappearing into the slipstream of a Sunday morning.James Bond is Back But is He Any Good without Fleming?|Robert McCrum|October 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I write these concluding lines on a rock, under the shade of a tree on the banks of the island.Complete Prose Works|Walt Whitman
The post-existence, as well as the pre-existence of the soul, is affirmed in the concluding books.
He put this concluding question with a wink of such astounding significance, that Little Jim could only reply with another “sk!”Life in the Red Brigade|R.M. Ballantyne
We are therefore justified in concluding that in the viviparous forms the development is abbreviated and modified.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
The promises of the Spirit to the churches recall the glories of the New Jerusalem of the concluding vision of the seer.The Making of the New Testament|Benjamin W. Bacon