Securement
Securement Se*cure"ment, n. The act of securing; protection. [R.] [1913 Webster]

Society condemns the securement in all cases of perpetual protection by means of perpetual imprisonment. --C. A. Ives. [1913 Webster]


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  • securement — noun Date: 1622 1. obsolete protection 2. the act or process of securing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • securement — se·cure·ment …   English syllables

  • securement — se•cure•ment [[t]sɪˈkyʊər mənt[/t]] n. cvb the act of securing • Etymology: 1615–25 …   From formal English to slang

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