Meaning of ENCLOSURE in English


en ‧ clo ‧ sure /ɪnˈkləʊʒə $ -ˈkloʊʒər/ BrE AmE noun

1 . [countable] an area surrounded by a wall or fence, and used for a particular purpose:

the bear enclosure at the zoo

2 . [uncountable] the act of making an area separate by putting a wall or fence around it:

the enclosure of arable land for pasture

3 . [countable] something that is put inside an envelope with a letter

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.