Wednesday, November 27, 2002
Definitions for encumbrance
- A burden, impediment, or hindrance.
- A lien, mortgage, or other financial claim against a property.
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Citations for encumbrance
As Prince of Wales, George V had himself taken his wife on several foreign or imperial tours, without the encumbrance of their young children.
He . . . will have to overcome the encumbrance of space gloves to reattach electrical cables and install a hatch.