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Encroachment

En`croach´ment
n.1.The act of entering gradually or silently upon the rights or possessions of another; unlawful intrusion.
2.That which is taken by encroaching on another.
3.(Law) An unlawful diminution of the possessions of another.
Noun1.encroachment - any entry into an area not previously occupied; "an invasion of tourists"; "an invasion of locusts"
Synonyms: intrusion, invasion
2.encroachment - entry to another's property without right or permission
3.encroachment - influencing strongly; "they resented the impingement of American values on European culture"
Synonyms: impingement, impact

ENCROACHMENT. An unlawful gaining upon the right or possession of another; as, when a man sets his fence beyond his line; in this case the proper remedy for the party injured is an action of ejectment, or an action of trespass.

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