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Enclave Definition

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[n] an enclosed territory that is culturally distinct from the foreign territory that surrounds it


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district, territory

Misc. Definitions

\En*clave"\, n. [F., fr. L. in + clavus a nail.] A tract of land or a territory inclosed within another territory of which it is independent. See {Exclave}. [Recent]
\En*clave"\, v. t. [Cf. F. enclaver.] To inclose within an alien territory. [Recent]

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