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 intrusion intrusion

noun

  • ( ) any entry into an area not previously occupied  ( encroachment, intrusion, invasion )
    any entry into an area not previously occupied
     an invasion of tourists
    an invasion of tourists
     an invasion of locusts
    an invasion of locusts
  • ( ) entrance by force or without permission or welcome  ( intrusion )
    entrance by force or without permission or welcome
  • entry to another's property without right or permission  ( encroachment, intrusion, trespass, usurpation, violation )
    entry to another's property without right or permission
  • rock produced by an intrusive process  ( intrusion )
    rock produced by an intrusive process
  • the forcing of molten rock into fissures or between strata of an earlier rock formation  ( intrusion )
    the forcing of molten rock into fissures or between strata of an earlier rock formation


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