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encage

verb

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to close or shut in by or as if by barriers
  • employees who felt encaged in their cubicles

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The first known use of encage was in 1592

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“Encage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/encage. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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