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English definition of “incursion”

incursion

noun [C]     /ɪnˈkɜː.ʒən/ US  /-ˈkɝː-/
a sudden attack on or act of going into a place, especially across a border: incursions into enemy territoryAttacking and invading formal an occasion when people suddenly involve themselves in another person's private situationTaking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
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