Pronunciation: (loj'munt), [key]
1. the act of lodging.
2. the state of being lodged.
3. something lodged or deposited.
4. Mil.a position or foothold gained from an enemy, or an entrenchment made upon it.
5. a lodging place; rooming house.
6. accommodations; lodgings. Also, esp. Brit.,lodge'ment.
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