embarkment

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French embarquement.

Noun[edit]

embarkment (countable and uncountable, plural embarkments)

  1. embarkation; the act of setting out
    • 1741, Conyers Middleton}}, The Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero
      he removed from his Cuman to his Pompeian villa, beyond Naples, which, not being so commodious for an embarkment, would help to lessen the suspicion of the intended flight.

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