interloping

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun form of the word "interloper" (see etymology for interloper for more)

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

interloping (plural interlopings)

  1. An act of intrusion or encroachment.
    There was an interloping on my property.
  2. (historical) Illegal Indian trade within the area over which the Hudson's Bay Company held a trade monopoly.

Verb[edit]

interloping

  1. Present participle of interlope.

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