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Meaning of ENCASEMENT

Pronunciation:  en'keysmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the act of enclosing something in a case
 

ENCASEMENT is a 10 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: incasement
 
 See Also: enclosing, enclosure, envelopment, inclosure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\En*case"ment\, n. [Cf. {Casement}.]
1. The act of encasing; also, that which encases.

2. (Biol.) An old theory of generation similar to
   embo[^i]tement. See {Ovulist}.

 

 

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