ensheathe

verb
en·sheathe | \in-ˈshēt͟h, en-\
ensheathed; ensheathing; ensheathes

Definition of ensheathe 

transitive verb

: to cover with or as if with a sheath

First Known Use of ensheathe

1593, in the meaning defined above

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ensheathe

transitive verb
en·sheathe | \in-ˈshēt͟h \
ensheathed; ensheathing

Medical Definition of ensheathe 

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

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