Business / Machine Shop / Hexagonal Close Packed (HCP): A unit cell in which two hexagons (six-sided shapes) form the top and bottom of the prism. An atom is located at the center and at each point of the hexagon. Three atoms, one at each point of a triangle, are located between the top and bottom hexagons. Among the common HCP metals are zinc, cadmium and magnesium.
Close Verb Synonyms: shut, close up, seal, close off, lock, padlock, secure, fasten
Close Adjective Synonyms: closed, shut (up), fixed, fast, secure, tight
Close Adverb Synonyms: end, termination, conclusion, finish, completion, cessation, culmination
Packed Noun Synonyms: filled, full, loaded, crowded, stuffed, jammed, crammed, brim-full, chock-a-block, chock-full, jam-packed, overloaded, overflowing, loaded or filled to the gunwales, up to there, bursting, groaning, swollen, replete, wall-to-wall
Business / Finance / Closely Held Company: A corporation whose voting stock is owned by only a few shareholders. MORE
Business / Finance / Closely Held: Mortgage against which no additional debt may be issued. MORE