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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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De este modo, no se trata de que el si-mismo sea llamado para que ulteriormente se encapsule, se retire o se aisle, descuidando su relacion con los otros.
"Truth," as the authors of this new book encapsule it, "is larger than proof."
Est-ce par coincidence que ce passage encapsule les arguments que l'on sert d'ordinaire propos de l'ecriture des femmes?
A woman's "child beating years" typically encapsule the age range from fifteen to forty-four years of age.(49) During this period of time, a sexually active woman is capable of becoming pregnant unless preventative measures are taken.(50) Pregnancy occurs when the male sperm fertilizes the female egg and an embryo forms.(51) Without any form of contraception, women can expect between fifteen and twenty-four pregnancies during their fertile years.(52) Using contraception, however, greatly reduces this number.(53)
As I wrestled with these dilemmas, I often longed for an export handbook or training sessions that would encapsule all of the information companies need to make exporting easier.
Be that as it may, it is desirable that a theme for a WCC conference on world mission and evangelism -- in itself -- encapsule the impulses that encourage new attitudes and fresh engagement in mission in the period ahead.