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sheathing

verb
present participle of sheathe

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to cover with something that protects
  • sometimes shipbuilders sheathe a ship's bottom with copper for extra protection from barnacles and other threats

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The first known use of sheathing was in the 15th century

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sheathing

sheath knife

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“Sheathing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sheathing. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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