noun \in-ˈkā-smənt, en-\

Definition of ENCASEMENT

:  the act or process of encasing :  the state of being encased; also :  case, covering

Examples of ENCASEMENT

  1. <an encasement of several inches of silt had helped to preserve the sunken remains of the historic ship>

First Known Use of ENCASEMENT



Next Word in the Dictionary: encash
Previous Word in the Dictionary: encased postage stamp
All Words Near: encasement

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up encasement? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).