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Based on or being a test of reading comprehension in which the test taker is asked to supply words that have been systematically deleted from a text.
[Alteration of closure.]
of or designating a procedure for measuring comprehension or text difficulty by requiring the reader to supply elements that have been deleted from a text.
[1953; from closure]
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|Adj.||1.||cloze - based on or being a test of reading skill using the cloze procedure|