closed-door


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closed-door

(klōzd′dôr′)
adj.
Not open or accessible to the public; held in privacy: a series of closed-door meetings.

closed-door

adj
private; barred to members of the public: a closed-door meeting.

closed′-door′



adj.
held in strict privacy; not open to the press or public: a closed-door meeting of executives.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.closed-door - not open to the public; "a closed-door meeting"
private - confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy; "a private place"; "private discussions"; "private lessons"; "a private club"; "a private secretary"; "private property"; "the former President is now a private citizen"; "public figures struggle to maintain a private life"
Translations

closed-door

[ˈkləʊzdˌdɔːʳ] ADJ (US) [meeting, session] → a puerta cerrada
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