- to restrict to the enclosure of a monastery or convent.
- (of a monastery, convent, church, etc.) to establish or fix the boundary of an enclosure.
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She told ProPublica and the Tribune in a telephone interview that officers encouraged detainees to sign up for anti-anxiety pills because they oversee the dispensing of medication at night and have access to an enclosed off-camera area.ICE Deported a Woman Who Accused Guards of Sexual Assault While the Feds Were Still Investigating the Incident|by Lomi Kriel|September 15, 2020|ProPublica
Human bones were found buried beneath these platforms and in the walls, including a stillborn foetus enclosed in a brick.An Ancient Site with Human Skulls on Display - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Jo Marchant|September 2, 2020|Nautilus
You wanted to figure out the shape that enclosed the largest area possible.
Both Perry and Mynchenberg stress that enclosed areas, like a dog park or fenced-in yard, are most ideal for off-leash sessions.
In a Tuesday statement, the labor ministry said masks would need to become de rigueur in companies’ enclosed and shared spaces, except where there is just one person working alone.As COVID-19 rates rise, France will require most people to wear masks at work|David Meyer|August 18, 2020|Fortune
The foundational concepts of philosophy enclose the logos, and reason, within a sort of 'closure.'Derrida’s ‘Of Grammatology’ and the Birth of Deconstruction|Benoît Peeters|December 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This might have inspired Wright to enclose part of his Anna Karenina inside a theater, as if a Chekhov play is being mounted.‘The Trial’ & More Top Film Adaptations of Literary Classics (VIDEO)|Jimmy So|November 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Tall iron gates between the arches enclose the graves, which are marked with massive sarcophagi of Scotch granite.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
If the enquiry refers to matters interesting only to yourself, enclose a postage-stamp for the reply.
Enclose the invitation in a white envelope, and tie it with white satin ribbon.
How shall we enclose the power of such majesty in one dwelling-place?A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
The tire on its steel core is taken to the mold room and placed in a steel box or mold, shaped to exactly enclose it.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various