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Michael Kohl

Not sure what you mean, even the Wikipedia entry on closures relates them to free variables in LC:

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Yes it uses free variables. My question is closure ≡ open lambda term (open lambda term - the one with free variables)? Because from implementation point of view closed lambda terms can be closures as well.

(This is just some thoughts out loud. Not questioning your comment)