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Pronunciation: (en-kum'pus), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/encompass.html on line 75 [key]
v.t.
1. to form a circle about; encircle; surround: He built a moat to encompass the castle.
2. to enclose; envelop: The folds of a great cloak encompassed her person.
3. to include comprehensively: a work that encompasses the entire range of the world's religious beliefs.
4. Obs.to outwit.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/encompass.html on line 130 encompass (Thesaurus)

 

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