What does lodgment mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lodgment, lodgement(noun)

    bringing a charge or accusation against someone

  2. lodgment, lodgement, lodging(noun)

    the state or quality of being lodged or fixed even temporarily

    "the lodgment of the balloon in the tree"


  1. lodgment(Noun)

    An area used for lodging.

  2. lodgment(Noun)

    The condition of being lodged.

  3. lodgment(Noun)

    The act of lodging.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lodgment

    the act of lodging, or the state of being lodged

    Etymology: [Cf. F. logement. See Lodge, v.]

  2. Lodgment

    a lodging place; a room

    Etymology: [Cf. F. logement. See Lodge, v.]

  3. Lodgment

    an accumulation or collection of something deposited in a place or remaining at rest

    Etymology: [Cf. F. logement. See Lodge, v.]

  4. Lodgment

    the occupation and holding of a position, as by a besieging party; an instrument thrown up in a captured position; as, to effect a lodgment

    Etymology: [Cf. F. logement. See Lodge, v.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. lodgment

    A designated area in a hostile or potentially hostile operational area that, when seized and held, makes the continuous landing of troops and materiel possible and provides maneuver space for subsequent operations. See also hostile.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. lodgment

    Is a work made by the besiegers in some part of a fortification, after the besieged have been driven out, for the purpose of maintaining it, and to be covered from the enemy’s fire. It also means a footing obtained inside of an enemy’s works.

  2. lodgment

    See Injuries to Cannon.

How to pronounce lodgment?

  1. Alex
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How to say lodgment in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lodgment in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lodgment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of lodgment

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