how to pronounce enclosure


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the above transcription of enclosure is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

enclosure is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of enclosure in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… control have a proper enclosure and make …”

meanings of enclosure


  1. The area of a convent, monastery, etc where access is restricted to community members.
  2. The act of enclosing, i.e. the insertion or inclusion of an item in a letter or package.
  3. An area, domain, or amount of something partially or entirely enclosed by barriers.
  4. The post-feudal process of subdivision of common lands for individual ownership.
  5. The act of separating and surrounding an area, domain, or amount of something with a barrier.
  6. Something enclosed, i.e. inserted into a letter or similar package.

enclosure frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word enclosure occurs in english on average 1.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics enclosure can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that enclosure can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to enclosure


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