enclose

  • 81 wall — less, adj. wall like, adj. /wawl/, n. 1. any of various permanent upright constructions having a length much greater than the thickness and presenting a continuous surface except where pierced by doors, windows, etc.: used for shelter, protection …

    Universalium

  • 82 building construction — Techniques and industry involved in the assembly and erection of structures. Early humans built primarily for shelter, using simple methods. Building materials came from the land, and fabrication was dictated by the limits of the materials and… …

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  • 83 confine — con·fine vt con·fined, con·fin·ing: to hold within a location; specif: imprison Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. confine …

    Law dictionary

  • 84 sheath — 1. Any enveloping structure, such as the membranous covering of a muscle, nerve, or blood vessel. Any sheathlike structure. SYN: vagina (1). 2. The prepuce of male animals, especially of the horse. 3. A specially designed tu …

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  • 85 border — I noun ambit, borderland, boundary, bounds, brim, brink, circumference, circumjacence, confine, contiguity, edge, edging, end, enframement, extremity, flange, frame, fringe, frontier, hem, ledge, limit, line of demarcation, marge, margin, outline …

    Law dictionary

  • 86 embrace — I (accept) verb adopt, advocate, affiliate, agree to, assume, be in favor of, concur in, consent to, countenance, endorse, espouse, favor, make one s own. ratify, sanction, seize, subscribe to, support, take to oneself, take up, welcome II… …

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  • 87 envelop — I verb beleaguer, beseige, beset, blanket, box, cage, circumfundere, circumscribe, cloak, cloister, close in, compass, conceal, confine, corral, cover, curtain, edge, embox, embrace, encapsulate, encase, encircle, enclose, encompass, enfold,… …

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  • 88 confine — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. imprison, incarcerate, immure, jail, detain; cage, pen; restrict, bound, limit. See circumscription, enclosure, restraint. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To keep shut up] Syn. imprison, immure, shut in,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 89 imprison — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. lock up, confine, detain; hold, jail, incarcerate. See circumscription, restraint. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. jail, confine, incarcerate, lock up, coop up, immure, impound, detain, keep in, hold,… …

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  • 90 picket — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. post, pale, fence; sentry, guard, sentinel, patrol; striker, protester, goon. See warning, restraint, disobedience. v. enclose, bar, fence; tether, restrain. See circumscription. II (Roget s IV) n. 1 …

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  • 91 surround — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. encompass, enclose, hem in, encircle; ring; circum scribe; environ; invest, besiege; embrace. See circumscription, environment. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To be on all sides] Syn. girdle, circle,… …

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  • 92 wrap — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. robe, shawl, serape, cloak, coat, cape, cover, wrapper, blanket. v. t. swathe, swaddle, clothe, cover, envelop, enclose; hide, muffle, conceal; fold, lap, wind; pack[age]. See covering, environment.… …

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  • 93 quotes — kwəʊts n. quotation marks, punctuation mark used to enclose a direct citation (the marks ) kwəʊt n. citation, passage taken from another source; commercial offer; quotation mark, punctuation mark used to enclose a direct citation (the mark )… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 94 bracket — noun 1》 each of a pair of marks () [ ] < > used to enclose words or figures and separate them from the surrounding context. 2》 a category of similar people or things. 3》 a right angled support projecting from a wall, holding a shelf, lamp,… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 95 περιειργμένα — περϊειργμένα , περιέργω enclose perf part mp neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic) περϊειργμένᾱ , περιέργω enclose perf part mp fem nom/voc/acc dual (attic) περϊειργμένᾱ , περιέργω enclose perf part mp fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 96 περιείργῃ — περϊείργῃ , περιέργω enclose pres subj mp 2nd sg (attic epic) περϊείργῃ , περιέργω enclose pres ind mp 2nd sg (attic epic) περϊείργῃ , περιέργω enclose pres subj act 3rd sg (attic epic) …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 97 shut — [shut] vt. shut, shutting [ME (W Midland) schutten < OE scyttan < base of sceotan, to cast: see SHOOT] 1. a) to move (a door, window, lid, etc.) into a position that closes the opening to which it is fitted b) to fasten (a door, etc.)… …

    English World dictionary

  • 98 wall — [wôl] n. [ME wal < OE weall (akin to Ger wall) < L vallum, rampart < vallus, a stake, palisade < IE base * wel , to turn > WALK] 1. an upright structure of wood, stone, brick, etc., serving to enclose, divide, support, or protect;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 99 bracket — n. & v. n. 1 a right angled or other support attached to and projecting from a vertical surface. 2 a shelf fixed with such a support to a wall. 3 each of a pair of marks () Etymology: used to enclose words or figures. 4 a group classified as… …

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  • 100 capsulise — verb 1. enclose in a capsule • Syn: ↑capsule, ↑capsulate, ↑capsulize • Derivationally related forms: ↑capsule (for: ↑capsulate) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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