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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·tru·sion /ɪnˈtruʒən/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·tru·sion n.
 1. The act of intruding, or of forcing in; especially, the forcing (one's self) into a place without right or welcome; encroachment.
 Why this intrusion?
 Were not my orders that I should be private?   --Addison.
 2. Geol. The penetrating of one rock, while in a plastic or metal state, into the cavities of another.
 3. Law The entry of a stranger, after a particular estate or freehold is determined, before the person who holds in remainder or reversion has taken possession.
 4. Scotch Ch. The settlement of a minister over a congregation without their consent.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any entry into an area not previously occupied; "an invasion
           of tourists"; "an invasion of locusts" [syn: invasion,
      2: entrance by force or without permission or welcome
      3: the forcing of molten rock into fissures or between strata
         of an earlier rock formation
      4: rock produced by an intrusive process
      5: entry to another's property without right or permission
         [syn: trespass, encroachment, violation, usurpation]