close together

adjective
located close together
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with heads close together

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approximate leaves grow together but are not united

Syn: ↑approximate
Similar to: ↑close

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • close ranks — {v. phr.} 1. To come close together in a line especially for fighting. * /The soldiers closed ranks and kept the enemy away from the bridge./ 2. To stop quarreling and work together; unite and fight together. * /The Democrats and Republicans… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • close-grained — [ ,klous greınd ] adjective close grained wood is smooth and hard because its fibers are very close together …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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