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sheath

noun

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something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
  • he removed his knife from its sheath and started to whittle

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The first known use of sheath was before the 12th century

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“Sheath.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheath. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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