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English definition of “enclosure”

enclosure

noun uk   /ɪnˈkləʊ.ʒər/ us    /-ˈkloʊ.ʒɚ/

enclosure noun (SURROUNDED)

[C] an area surrounded by fences or walls: the members' enclosureAreas of land in generalSpace - general words [C or U] the act of putting fences around land: An early example of privatization was the enclosure of public land for use by wealthy landlords.Enclosing, surrounding and immersing

enclosure noun (SENT)

[C] something that is put in the same envelope or parcel as something elseThe postal system
(Definition of enclosure from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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