Encumberment En*cum"ber*ment, n. [Cf. F. encombrement.] Encumbrance. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • encumberment — dis·encumberment; …   English syllables

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  • disencumberment — dis·encumberment …   English syllables

  • encumber — v.tr. 1 be a burden to. 2 hamper, impede. 3 burden (a person or estate) with debts, esp. mortgages. 4 fill or block (a place) esp. with lumber. Derivatives: encumberment n. Etymology: ME f. OF encombrer block up f. Rmc …   Useful english dictionary

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