ensheathe


en·sheathe

verb \in-ˈshēth, en-\

Definition of ENSHEATHE

transitive verb
:  to cover with or as if with a sheath

First Known Use of ENSHEATHE

1593

en·sheathe

transitive verb \in-ˈshēth\   (Medical Dictionary)
en·sheatheden·sheath·ing

Medical Definition of ENSHEATHE

: to cover with or as if with a sheath <nerve fibers ensheathed by myelin>

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