WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
re•clu•sion  (ri klo̅o̅zhən),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the condition or life of a recluse.
  2. an act of shutting or the state of being shut up in seclusion.
  • Late Latin reclūsiōn- (stem of reclūsiō) a shutting off, equivalent. to Latin reclūs(us) recluse + -iōn- -ion
  • Middle English 1350–1400

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