Definitions and translations for "enclosure"

Definition of enclosure

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Noun
1. Something enclosed, i.e. inserted into a letter or similar package.
There was an enclosure with the letter — a photo.
2. The act of enclosing, i.e. the insertion or inclusion of an item in a letter or package.
The enclosure of a photo with your letter is appreciated.
3. An area, domain, or amount of something partially or entirely enclosed by barriers.
He faced punishment for creating the fenced enclosure in a public park.
The glass enclosure holds the mercury vapor.
The winning horse was first into the unsaddling enclosure.
4. The act of separating and surrounding an area, domain, or amount of something with a barrier.
The enclosure of public land is against the law.
The experiment requires the enclosure of mercury vapor in a glass tube.
At first, untrained horses resist enclosure.
5. The post-feudal process of subdivision of common lands for individual ownership.
Strip-farming disappeared after enclosure.
6. The area of a convent, monastery, etc where access is restricted to community members.
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English - English - enclosure

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n. confinement, closure of area; additional document or letter placed within another
n. enclosure, confinement, closure of area

English - Spanish - enclosure

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s. cercado, cercamiento, encierro, ensenada, incluso; cerco, valla; coto, coso; documento adjunto, adjunta, carta adjunta

English - French - enclosure

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n. clôture

English - German - enclosure

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n. Einzäumung, Umzäumung; Anlage

English - Indonesian - enclosure

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n. tanah berpagar, pagar, lampiran

English - Italian - enclosure

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s. chiusura, recinzione; recinto; siepe; muro; terreno recintato, zona cintata; allegato; (Stor; brit) enclosure, recinzione abusiva; (Rel; catt) clausura

English - Polish - enclosure

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n. ogrodzenie, zagroda, bariera, załącznik, klauzura, koszar

English - Portuguese - enclosure

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s. área cercada, delimitada

English - Romanian - enclosure

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n. închidere, îngrădire, împrejmuire, ţarc, ocol, curte, ogradă, îngrăditură, despărţitură, conţinut, anexă

English - Russian - enclosure

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с. огороженное место, ограда, ограждение, отгораживание, огораживание общинных земель, вложение, приложение, тепляк

English - Turkish - enclosure

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i. çevirme, kuşatma, çevreleme, kapama, çit, duvar, eklenmiş belge, çevrilmiş yer

English - Ukrainian - enclosure

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n. обгороджений: обгороджене місце, огорожа, додаток, вкладання, запліт

Italian - English - enclosure

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n. enclosure, confinement, closure of area

English - Dutch - enclosure

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zn. een gebied insluiten

English - Greek - enclosure

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ουσ. σηκός, περίφραγμα, έγκλειστο πράγμα, έγκλειστο μέρος, περίφραξη

English - Arabic - enclosure

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‏إرفاق في رسالة، تطويق، تسييج، إنحباس، سياج، حظيرة مسيجة، محتويات مغلف، مسيج، حظيرة‏

English - Chinese - enclosure

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(名) 附件, 围绕, 围墙

English - Chinese - enclosure

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(名) 附件, 圍繞, 圍牆

English - Hindi - enclosure

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n. चहारदीवारी, अहाता, घेरा, संलग्नक, संलग्न-पत्रादि, पगार, दीवार

English - Japanese - enclosure

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(名) 囲いをすること; 囲い地; 構内

English - Korean - enclosure

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명. 둘러쌈, 울로 둘러싼 땅, 동봉한 것

English - Vietnamese - enclosure

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n. sự rào, bọc lại, sự nhốt, bao vây
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Synonyms for enclosure
1. any printed matter: information, questionnaire, check, circular, documents, money, copy
2. enclosed area: yard, courtyard, garden, corral, cage, hutch, jail