encroachment (plural: encroachments)
- An entry into a place or area that was previously uncommon; an advance beyond former borders; intrusion; incursion.
- An intrusion upon another's possessions or rights; infringement.
- That which is gained by such unlawful intrusion.
- law An unlawful diminution of the possessions of another.
trans-top|entry into a place or area that was previously uncommon
Dutch: aantasting f, afslijting f, overschrijding f
trans-top|intrusion upon another's possessions or rights
Dutch: aantasting f, inbreuk f
trans-top|that which is gained by such intrusion
trans-top|an unlawful diminution