capsulate capsulated
enclosed enclosed adj. surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of {unenclosed}. [Narrower terms: {basined}; {capsulate, capsulated}; {closed, closed in(predicate)}; {coarctate}; {confined, fenced in, penned}; {embedded, fixed}; {embedded, surrounded}; {encircled}; {enveloped}; {fogbound}; {self-enclosed}; {surrounded, encircled}] [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Capsulate — Cap su*late, Capsulated Cap su*la ted, a. Inclosed in a capsule, or as in a chest or box; esp. (Botany) enclosed in a seed capsule; of seeds or spores. Syn: encapsulated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capsulate — [kap′səlāt΄, kap′syo͞o′lāt΄, kap′səlit, kap′syo͞o′lit] adj. contained in or formed into a capsule: also capsulated …   English World dictionary

  • Capsulated — Capsulate Cap su*late, Capsulated Cap su*la ted, a. Inclosed in a capsule, or as in a chest or box; esp. (Botany) enclosed in a seed capsule; of seeds or spores. Syn: encapsulated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capsulate — capsulation, n. /kap seuh layt , lit, syoo /, adj. enclosed in or formed into a capsule. Also, capsulated. [1660 70; < NL capsulatus. See CAPSULE, ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • capsulate — /ˈkæpsjəleɪt/ (say kapsyuhlayt), / lət/ (say luht) adjective enclosed in or formed into a capsule. Also, capsulated …   Australian English dictionary

  • capsulate — I verb enclose in a capsule • Syn: ↑capsule, ↑capsulize, ↑capsulise • Derivationally related forms: ↑capsule • Hypernyms: ↑envelop, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • capsulated — adjective used of seeds or spores that are enclosed in a capsule • Syn: ↑capsulate • Similar to: ↑enclosed • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology …   Useful english dictionary

  • basined — enclosed enclosed adj. surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of {unenclosed}. [Narrower terms: {basined}; {capsulate, capsulated}; {closed, closed in(predicate)}; {coarctate}; {confined, fenced in, penned}; {embedded, fixed};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • closed closed inpredicate — enclosed enclosed adj. surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of {unenclosed}. [Narrower terms: {basined}; {capsulate, capsulated}; {closed, closed in(predicate)}; {coarctate}; {confined, fenced in, penned}; {embedded, fixed};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coarctate — enclosed enclosed adj. surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of {unenclosed}. [Narrower terms: {basined}; {capsulate, capsulated}; {closed, closed in(predicate)}; {coarctate}; {confined, fenced in, penned}; {embedded, fixed};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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