Translation of enclosure in Spanish:

enclosure

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈkləʊʒər; ɪnˈkləʊʒə(r)/

n

  • 1 c 1.1 (enclosed space) recinto (m) a fenced enclosure un cercado 1.2 (for spectators) (BrE) [Sport] recinto (m) a members' enclosure un recinto para socios the stewards' enclosure recinto oficial (reservado a invitados especiales)
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    • Best Mate, trained by Henrietta Knight, won his third Gold Cup last year and now has an enclosure named after him at the course.
    • It was a far cry from members' enclosures at racetracks.
    • From the track to the unsaddling enclosure, every yard felt like a mile.
  • 2 u (of land) cercamiento (m)
  • 3 c (thing enclosed)información, documentos etc anexos a una carta
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    • The Park itself has many other attractions, such as woodland walks, deer enclosures and wild boar areas.
    • Some days later, half a dozen plastic covers containing some popcorn were found near one of the deer enclosures.
    • How can one be sure that the dry moat surrounding the enclosures would actually prevent the lions or the bears from jumping across?
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    • The letter's enclosures included documents in support of that charge.
    • Letters hold surprising enclosures - pressed violets, four-leaf clovers, and the occasional trinket.
    • Having considered her letter and enclosures we find that the reason that she has given for her non-attendance is quite unsatisfactory.

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