lodgements

lodgment

[loj-muhnt]
noun
1.
the act of lodging.
2.
the state of being lodged.
3.
something lodged or deposited.
4.
Military. a position or foothold gained from an enemy, or an entrenchment made upon it.
5.
a lodging place; rooming house.
6.
accommodations; lodgings.
Also, especially British, lodgement.


Origin:
1590–1600; < Middle French logement. See lodge, -ment

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lodgment or lodgement (ˈlɒdʒmənt)
 
n
1.  the act of lodging or the state of being lodged
2.  a blockage or accumulation
3.  a small area gained and held in enemy territory
 
lodgement or lodgement
 
n

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