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  • close — I SHUTTING OR COMPLETING ♦ closes, closing, closed (Pronounced [[t]klo͟ʊz[/t]] in close 1 and 3, and [[t]klo͟ʊs[/t]] in close 2 and 4.) 1) V ERG When you close something such as a door or lid or when it closes, it moves so that a hole, gap, or… …   English dictionary

  • close — 1. adj., adv., & n. adj. 1 (often foll. by to) situated at only a short distance or interval. 2 a having a strong or immediate relation or connection (close friend; close relative). b in intimate friendship or association (were very close). c… …   Useful english dictionary

  • French Connection — The French Connection was a scheme through which the drug heroin was smuggled from Turkey to France and then to the United States, culminating in the late 1960s and early 1970s, when it provided the vast majority of the illicit heroin used in the …   Wikipedia

  • Hit Connection — est une compilation musicale issue de l association de plusieurs labels et distribuée principalement en Belgique qui a vu le jour en 1984 et qui est toujours distribuée. Initialement produite au rythme de deux volumes par an, cette compilation… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hit connection — est une compilation musicale issue de l association de plusieurs labels et distribuée principalement en Belgique qui a vu le jour en 1984 et qui est toujours distribuée. Initialement produite au rythme de deux volumes par an, cette compilation… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • affiliate — af·fil·i·ate 1 /ə fi lē ˌāt/ vb at·ed, at·ing vt 1: to bring or receive into close association as a member or division 2: to join or associate as a member or division vi: to connect or associate oneself usu. used with with has jus …   Law dictionary

  • join — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French joindre, from Latin jungere more at yoke Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. to put or bring together so as to form a unit < join two blocks of wood with glue > b. to connect (as points)… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Comte and positivism — Robert Brown COMTE’S AIMS The chief aim of all of Auguste Comte’s publications, and the constant mission of his entire working life, was the improvement of human character through the perfecting of human society. He was convinced that the… …   History of philosophy

  • Affiliate — Af*fil i*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affiliated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Affiliating}.] [LL. adfiliare, affiliare, to adopt as son; ad + filius son: cf. F. affilier.] 1. To adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Affiliated — Affiliate Af*fil i*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affiliated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Affiliating}.] [LL. adfiliare, affiliare, to adopt as son; ad + filius son: cf. F. affilier.] 1. To adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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