Encheson
Encheson En*che"son, Encheason En*chea"son, n. [OF. enchaison, fr. L. incidere to happen; in + cadere to fall.] Occasion, cause, or reason. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • encheson — sb. == occasion. RG. 452, 454. Fr. enchaison …   Oldest English Words

  • encheson — /anchiyzan/ The occasion, cause, or reason for which anything is done …   Black's law dictionary

  • encheson — /anchiyzan/ The occasion, cause, or reason for which anything is done …   Black's law dictionary

  • encheson — A cause or reason for anything …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Encheason — Encheson En*che son, Encheason En*chea son, n. [OF. enchaison, fr. L. incidere to happen; in + cadere to fall.] Occasion, cause, or reason. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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