Encroachment [noun]

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Some of those workers are insulated by a contract that protects them in some ways from encroachment from gig and contract workers.

In 2019, the highest court in Bangladesh recognized the rights of all rivers and instituted a plan to address illegal river encroachment.

If someone identifies what they really want, achieving it will almost always require some form of restriction, of encroachment on lesser freedoms.

Most recently, the company backed AI Dash, which uses machine learning algorithms to analyze satellite images and infer the encroachment of vegetation on National Grid power lines to avoid outages.

Arrests and citations for encroachment, a violation meant to address wayward trash bins, not humans, spiked 54 percent from 2016 to 2018, according to police data provided after a public records request.

Taking up Slack, which been fending off the encroachment of Microsoft Teams for three years, would further enflame the long-brewing rivalry over in-office software.

Mothers who are their own nursemaids have to resist the temporary encroachment of the Quarter's business world.

The present rate of encroachment amounts, I was told, to nearly twelve feet a year.

Treaty of Westphalia mended much of this, and set fair limits to Papist encroachment;—had said Treaty been kept: but how could it?

Thus happily did they guard against every encroachment on the rights of the subject.