encapsulation

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encapsulation

 [en-kap″su-la´shun]
enclosure within a capsule.
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en·cap·su·la·tion

(en-kap'sū-lā'shŭn),
Enclosure in a capsule or sheath.
[L. in + capsula, dim. of capsa, box]
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en·cap·su·la·tion

(en-kap'sū-lā'shŭn)
Enclosure in a capsule or sheath.
[L. in + capsula, dim. of capsa, box]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012