from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Received into some other thing or part, like a sword into a sheath.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Received into some other thing or part, as a sword into a sheath; invaginated.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Taken up into itself or into something else; invaginated; introverted: specifically applied to a part of a bowel which suffers intussusception.
See intussusception. (Wiktionary)