from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Enclosed in or formed into a capsule.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. encased, closed in by a capsule

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Inclosed in a capsule, or as in a chest or box

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inclosed in a capsule, or as in a chest or box. Also capsuled.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. enclose in a capsule
  • adj. used of seeds or spores that are enclosed in a capsule


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