This engulfment is the sepulchre which assumes a tide, and which mounts from the depths of the earth towards a living man.
This cess-pool offered its engulfment to the city and the universe.
The central portions of the dome have since been removed by engulfment, or denudation, or by both these causes.
The first effect is instantaneous, then the engulfment becomes more gradual.
Beyond, the opaqueness was massive; to penetrate thither seemed horrible, an entrance into it appeared like an engulfment.