clausure definition

  • noun:
    • The work of shutting up or confining; confinement.
    • The work of closing up or confining; confinement.
    • An inclosure. Capgrave, Chronicle.
    • The work of shutting up or confining; confinement.
    • In structure, the lack of a perforation where it typically takes place; atresia.
    • A clasp by which the covers of a novel are held collectively.

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