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engrossment

[en-grohs-muh nt] /ɛnˈgroʊs mənt/
noun
1.
the act of engrossing.
2.
the state of being engrossed or absorbed:
to read with engrossment.
3.
an engrossed copy of a document.
Origin of engrossment
1520-1530
First recorded in 1520-30; engross + -ment
Related forms
self-engrossment, noun
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engrossment

/ɪnˈɡrəʊsmənt/
noun
1.
a deed or other document that has been engrossed
2.
the state of being engrossed
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