securement

noun
se·​cure·​ment | \ si-ˈkyu̇r-mənt How to pronounce securement (audio) , -ˈkyər- \

Definition of securement

1 obsolete : protection
2 : the act or process of securing

Examples of securement in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The driver was ordered to get re-trained in wheelchair securement before handling any more wheelchair patients. John Edwards, ajc, "Medicaid patients’ deaths didn’t prompt state action," 20 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of securement

1622, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Securement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/securement. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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