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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


inclosure
n.
A piece of land surrounded by a fence, wall, or other barrier; also called an enclosure.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


inclosure
The act of creating a boundary around land that limits access to it, for example by a fence, wall, hedge, ditch, or other physical barrier.
Category: Real Estate & Rental Property

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • Inclosure — In*clo sure (?; 135), n. [See {Inclose}, {Enclosure}.] [Written also {enclosure}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of inclosing; the state of being inclosed, shut up, or encompassed; the separation of land from common ground by a fence. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inclosure — [in klō′zhər] n. ENCLOSURE …   English World dictionary

  • Inclosure — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inclosure >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inclosure inclosure envelope Sgm: N 1 case case &c.(receptacle) 191 Sgm: N 1 wrapper wrapper Sgm: N 1 girdle girdle &c. 230 GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • inclosure — A fence, wall, hedge, rail, or other tangible obstruction protecting premises against encroachment. The area protected by such visible or tangible obstruction. As used in a statute relating to damage done by cattle, it was held to mean a tract of …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • inclosure — var. of ENCLOSURE. * * * inclosure Variant form of enclosure, being the statutory form in reference to the inclosing of waste lands, commons, etc. Formerly also in other senses: see enclosure …   Useful english dictionary

  • inclosure — variant of enclosure …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inclosure — /in kloh zheuhr/, n. enclosure. * * * …   Universalium

  • inclosure — in|clos|ure [ınˈkləuʒə US ˈklouʒər] n another spelling of ↑enclosure …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • inclosure — n. act of inclosing; something which surrounds or confines a piece of land; piece of land which is surrounded by some barrier; something which is sent in an envelope along with a letter (also enclosure) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inclosure — noun variant spelling of enclosure …   English new terms dictionary

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