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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enclosure, enclosing, envelopment, inclosurenoun

    the act of enclosing something inside something else


  1. envelopmentnoun

    The act of enveloping

  2. envelopmentnoun

    An offensive action in which an attacking force moves over or around the enemy and attacks from the rear; see also pincer movement

  3. envelopmentnoun

    An action to seize the opponent's blade in one line and lead it (without losing contact) through a full circle to end in the same line

Webster Dictionary

  1. Envelopmentnoun

    the act of enveloping or wrapping; an inclosing or covering on all sides

    Etymology: [Cf. F. enveloppement.]

  2. Envelopmentnoun

    that which envelops or surrounds; an envelop

    Etymology: [Cf. F. enveloppement.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. envelopment

    An offensive maneuver in which the main attacking force passes around or over the enemy

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of envelopment in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of envelopment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    • A. ambidextrous
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