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