infold


in·fold

verb \in-ˈfōld\

Definition of INFOLD

transitive verb
intransitive verb
:  to fold inward or toward one another

First Known Use of INFOLD

15th century

in·fold

transitive verb \in-ˈfōld\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INFOLD

: to cover or surround with folds or a covering <infold the hernial sac with sutures>
intransitive verb
\ˈin-ˌ\: to fold inward or toward one another <the neural crests infold and fuse>

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