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unenclosed Line breaks: un|en¦closed
Pronunciation: /ʌnɪnˈkləʊzd/
/ʌnɛnˈkləʊzd/

Definition of unenclosed in English:

adjective

(Especially of land) not enclosed: the unenclosed uplands of Wales
More example sentences
  • The scheme will support new and existing organic farmers, providing £35 / hectare on organic arable or enclosed land, and £10 / hectare on unenclosed land subject to conditions.
  • The legislation does not apply where the road passes over unenclosed land.
  • The main form of agriculture was pastoral with cattle and sheep being grazed on unenclosed lands.

Words that rhyme with unenclosed

self-imposed, undisclosed, unexposed, unopposed, unposed

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