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noun (plural: encroachments)
  1. An entry into a place or area that was previously uncommon; an advance beyond former borders; intrusion; incursion.
  2. An intrusion upon another's possessions or rights; infringement.
  3. That which is gained by such unlawful intrusion.
  4. An unlawful diminution of the possessions of another.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: aantasting , inbreuk
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, that which is gained by such intrusion)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, an unlawful diminution)
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    (trans-bottom)

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