Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Alternative form of encapsulate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To inclose completely, as in a membrane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as encapsulate.
  • To put one inside of another, like a nest of boxes; insert repeatedly; compose by parenthesis within parenthesis: applied metaphorically to certain American-Indian languages in which various modifying elements are inserted in a verb-form.

Etymologies

From in- + capsule + -ate. (Wiktionary)

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