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adjective as in covered or protected

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Portable radiator heaters use micathermic methods to generate heat via oil encased inside.

The only way to see inside the machinery was to remove a four-way electrical outlet, but it was encased behind a plastic seal bearing a Soviet stamp.

There are as many different types of mattresses as there are sleeping positions — cotton, wool, latex, silk, cashmere, and a series of fabric-encased coils, to airbeds, futons, and waterbeds.

He was the sole survivor in a snow-encased wilderness, laughably far from any human help.

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Nanoparticles encase the vaccine’s mRNA and deliver it to someone’s cells.

It just made their bodies seem like they were plastic or encased in plastic.

Dominic Ware has a scorpion encased in resin on a string around his neck.

The official Dealey Plaza event, expected to be an hour or less long, will be encased in heavy security, according to Altshuler.

There was also a play on oval shapes, which formed shapely panels on dresses, or seemingly encased the models.

At one point, I was encased in a jelly-green-tea collagen mask, which was awesome.

Before morning old Jack Frost snapped his fingers and the whole world was encased in ice.

She was looking at her shoe, pursing her lips thoughtfully, seeing her feet encased in the gay embroideries of the Medici boots.

Therefore, the wires must be encased or insulated in some material that will not admit water and is not itself a conductor.

He took the battered volume—a pamphlet clumsily encased in boards, and drew his hand across its rough sides caressingly.

He had again mounted his cork legs, and encased his cork feet with splendid-fitting patent leather boots, and Mole felt happy.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to encased, such as: wrapped, and sheathed.

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