Examples of enclosure in a sentence
During the day the horses are kept in an enclosure.
a letter with two enclosures
One of the enclosures was a photograph.
the enclosure of a photograph with a letter
the enclosure of the garden
First Known Use of enclosure
Variants of enclosure
ENCLOSURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enclosure for English Language Learners
: an area that is surrounded by a wall, fence, etc. : an enclosed space
: something that is included with a letter or in a package
: the act of enclosing something
ENCLOSURE Defined for Kids
Definition of enclosure for Students
1 : the act of closing in or surrounding <enclosure of the animals>
2 : a space that is closed in <The sheep escaped their enclosure.>
3 : the act of including with a letter or package <enclosure of a photo>
4 : something included with a letter or package
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