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Definition 1: the act of enclosing something inside something else - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for enclosure in the sense of this definition

(enclosure is a kind of ...) the act of putting one thing into another

(... is a kind of enclosure ) the enclosure of something in a package or box

(... is a kind of enclosure ) the act of enclosing something in a case

Definition 2: a structure consisting of an area that has been enclosed for some purpose - [noun denoting artifact]

(enclosure is a kind of ...) a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function

"the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an indoor enclosure for keeping and raising living animals and plants and observing them under natural conditions

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure that is set back or indented

(... is a kind of enclosure ) a public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs

"unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound"

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosed space in which the air pressure is higher than outside

(... is a kind of enclosure ) a portable enclosure in which babies may be left to play

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure in which animals are made to fight

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure for confining livestock

(... is a kind of enclosure ) a streamlined enclosure for an aircraft engine

(... is a kind of enclosure ) enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosed space for producing reverberation of a sound

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure in a court of law where the defendant sits during the trial

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)

(... is a kind of enclosure ) a natural or artificial enclosed space

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure or receptacle for odds and ends

(... is a kind of enclosure ) the space in a ship or aircraft for storing cargo

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure for animals (as chicken or livestock)

Definition 3: something (usually a supporting document) that is enclosed in an envelope with a covering letter - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for enclosure in the sense of this definition

(enclosure is a kind of ...) writing that provides information (especially information of an official nature)

Definition 4: a naturally enclosed space - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for enclosure in the sense of this definition

(enclosure is a kind of ...) an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)

"the architect left space in front of the building" "they stopped at an open space in the jungle" "the space between his teeth"

(... is a kind of enclosure ) any large dark enclosed space

"his eyes were dark caverns"

(... is a kind of enclosure ) an enclosure within which something originates or develops (from the Latin for womb)

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