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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Enclose in, or as if in, a case.

Usage examples (30)
  • At best, you can "encase" the leaded soil with clean soil, and hope that over time the lead will ... what?
  • Rust-o-leum and other products are designed to "encase" the rust.
  • Cut down one side of it, and encase the wires in it.
  • In pincer movement, encase victim's head in polythene. for more
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