from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of unenclosed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective contained within a three dimensional container
  • adjective fenced in or surrounded
  • adjective music (of a division within a pipe organ surrounded by a wooden box, one or more sides of which contain slats that can be opened or closed in order to increase or decrease volume) having closed slats
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of enclose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective closed in or surrounded or included within


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