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encapsulate

(ĕn-kăp′sə-lāt′)
v. encapsu·lated, encapsu·lating, encapsu·lates
v.tr.
1. To encase in or as if in a capsule.
2. To express in a brief summary; epitomize: headlines that encapsulate the news.
v.intr.
To become encapsulated.

en·cap′su·la′tion n.
en·cap′su·la′tor n.
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