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poaching

[poh-ching]
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noun
  1. the illegal practice of trespassing on another's property to hunt or steal game without the landowner's permission.
  2. any encroachment on another's property, rights, ideas, or the like.
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Origin of poaching

First recorded in 1605–15; poach1 + -ing1
Related formsan·ti·poach·ing, adjective
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