Insphere
Insphere \In*sphere"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Insphered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Insphering}.] [Cf. {Ensphere}.] To place in, or as in, an orb a sphere. Cf. {Ensphere}. [1913 Webster]

Bright a["e]rial spirits live insphered In regions mild of calm and serene air. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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