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1. The act of impounding or the state of being impounded.
2. A body of water, such as a reservoir, made by impounding.
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1. the act of impounding or the state of being impounded.
2. a confined body of water, as a reservoir.
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the process of taking into legal custody, especially property. — impounder, n.See also: Property and Ownership
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|Noun||1.||impoundment - placing private property in the custody of an officer of the law|
seizure - the taking possession of something by legal process
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