ensheathe

ensheathe

[en-sheeth]
verb (used with object), ensheathed, ensheathing.
to enclose in or as in a sheath; sheathe.
Also, ensheath [en-sheeth] , insheathe, insheath.


Origin:
1585–95; en-1 + sheathe

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