infold

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verb in·fold \in-ˈfōld\

Definition of infold

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  enfold, envelop

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to fold inward or toward one another

15th Century

First Known Use of infold

15th century


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infold

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verb in·fold \in-ˈfōld\

Medical Definition of infold

  1. :  to cover or surround with folds or a covering infold the hernial sac with sutures

  2. intransitive verb

  3. \ˈin-ˌ\:  to fold inward or toward one another the neural crests infold and fuse


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