In·clo·sure n. [Written also enclosure.]
1. The act of inclosing; the state of being inclosed, shut up, or encompassed; the separation of land from common ground by a fence.
2. That which is inclosed or placed within something; a thing contained; a space inclosed or fenced up.
Within the inclosure there was a great store of houses. --Hakluyt.
3. That which incloses; a barrier or fence.
Breaking our inclosures every morn. --W. Browne.
n 1: something (usually a supporting document) that is enclosed
in an envelope with a covering letter [syn: enclosure]
2: the act of enclosing something inside something else [syn: enclosure,