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The close is the period at the end of the trading session. Sometimes used to refer to closing price. Related: Opening.

Close

1. The end of a trading day on an exchange.

2. The final price of a security at the end of a trading day. It is also called the closing price.

close

1. The end of a session of trading.
2. The last price at which a security trades during a trading session. The last price is reported in the financial media and is of particular importance to the valuation of investment portfolios. Also called closing price, last.
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We ran to the ladder, but at the moment of reaching it, Daddy Jacques drew my attention to the half-open door of the little semi-circular room, situated under the terrace, at the extremity of the right wing of the chateau, having the terrace for its roof.
Mrs Brooks had not been able to catch any word of farewell, temporary or otherwise, between her tenants at the door above.
Cautiously I opened the door of my apartment and, followed by Woola, sought the inner of the great doors.
But after a few days spent almost entirely out of doors she wakened one morning knowing what it was to be hungry, and when she sat down to her breakfast she did not glance disdainfully at her porridge and push it away, but took up her spoon and began to eat it and went on eating it until her bowl was empty.
He on the other side of the door naturally heard the noise and greeted it with a triumphant screech: "Aha
Mademoiselle," I said, "it is absolutely necessary, that you should open that door to us
She gave me a friendly smack on the shoulder which nearly knocked me down--relapsed, the instant after, into her leaden stolidity of look and manner and led the way out by the front door.
As I realised this I rose, and in three steps had crossed the room, seized the handle of the door into the yard, and flung it open before me.
He then turned to the left, down a corridor which had escaped the attention of the two friends, but as he opened the door he paused, as if in thought.
He attempted to open the door only to find that it resisted his every effort--it was locked upon the outside.
Mirabel suddenly moved so as to place himself between her and the door.
No one could say just where they appeared upon the open lawn on their way to the front door by which they entered, nor at exactly what point they vanished as they came out; or, rather, while each spectator was positive enough about these matters, no two agreed.