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exclave


exclave


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exclave  \Ex*clave"\,  n.  [Formed  fr  enclave  by  substitution  of 
  ex-  for  en-] 
  A  portion  of  a  country  which  is  separated  from  the  main  part 
  and  surrounded  by  politically  alien  territory.  [Recent.] 
 
  Note:  The  same  territory  is  an  enclave  in  respect  to  the 
  surrounding  country  and  an  exclave  with  respect  to  the 
  country  to  which  it  is  politically  attached.