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incursion

in·cur·sion

incursion

 
pronunciation:
ihn kuhr zhn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a raid or sudden invasion.
Our troops led an incursion on the small village.
similar words:
invasion, raid
definition 2: an encroachment or inroad.
an incursion on his privacy
similar words:
invasion
Word Parts
The word incursion contains the following part:
cur1, curr, cor1, corr, curs, cour1, cours Latin root that means to run