In short, Myriad isolated the BRCA genes—snipped them out of the longer DNA chain in which they were ensconced.
According to family and friends, this video is a window into the secretive world Sisk has been ensconced in for several years now.
But that place is outside the Knesset or Congress, pressing in, not ensconced and privileged and from the inside.
But now, ensconced back home in the U.S., the Land of Plenty, I see reminders of Haiti everywhere.
He is now ensconced at Christian Dior, where he has already debuted his couture collection.
Tall Priscilla occupied the hammock, and Ruth was ensconced in a willow rocking-chair, with a hassock at her feet.
Code found Elsa ensconced with a book under the awning amidships.
He led the way, ensconced himself in the brake drawn by two grey horses, and the drive—which lasted about two hours—began.
Juve had ensconced himself in a huge easy chair in a corner of the room.
ensconced once more in a hansom, he proceeded to reconsider his position.
1580s, "to cover with a fort," from en- (1) "make, put in" + sconce "small fortification, shelter," perhaps via French, probably from Dutch schans "earthwork" (cf. Middle High German schanze "bundle of sticks"), of uncertain origin. Related: Ensconced.