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immuring

verb , present participle of immure

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1 to close or shut in by or as if by barriers
  • scientists at the research station in Alaska are immured by the frozen wastelands that surround them
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2 to put in or as if in prison
  • immured by a controlling, possessive mother, the young woman had no outside social life
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