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We found 53 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word possession:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. possession: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. possession: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. possession: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. possession: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. possession: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. possession: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Possession, possession: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. possession: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. possession: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. possession: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. possession: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. possession: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. possession: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. possession: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. possession: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. possession: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. possession: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Possession (Benea Reach album), Possession (Byatt novel), Possession (GOD album), Possession (God album), Possession (Iron Butterfly song), Possession (Joywave album), Possession (Sarah McLachlan song), Possession (TV series), Possession (grammar), Possession (law), Possession (linguistics), Possession (sports), Possession (trilogy), Possession (video game), Possession, The Possession (film), The Possession: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Possession: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. possession: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. possession: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Possession: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. possession: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Possession (Law), Possession: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. possession: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. possession: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. possession: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. possession: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. possession: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. possession: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. Possession: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. possession: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. possession: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. possession: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. possession: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  6. Possession: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  7. possession: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. POSSESSION: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  9. possession: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  10. possession: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  11. possession: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. possession: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. possession: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. possession: Political [home, info]
  2. Possession: Glossary of Terms in Parapsychology [home, info]
  3. possession: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Possession: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Possession: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. possession: Football Glossary [home, info]
  2. Possession, possession: Sports Terms [home, info]
  3. Possession: Sports Definitions [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (possession)

noun:  anything owned or possessed
noun:  the act of having and controlling property
noun:  (sport) the act of controlling the ball (or puck) ("They took possession of the ball on their own goal line")
noun:  a territory that is controllled by a ruling state
noun:  being controlled by passion or the supernatural
noun:  a mania restricted to one thing or idea
noun:  the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior

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