enclose

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (Canada) IPA: /ənˈkloʊz/
  • (file)
  • (UK) IPA: /ɪnˈkləʊz/
  • (US) IPA: /ɪnˈkloʊz/

Verb[change]

Plain form
enclose

Third-person singular
encloses

Past tense
enclosed

Past participle
enclosed

Present participle
enclosing

  1. (intransitive) When you enclose something, you force it into a certain area and keep it there.
    The sheep flock was enclosed by the fence.

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