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vaginate

 [vaj´ĭ-nāt]
enclosed in a sheath.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

vag·i·nate

(vaj'i-nāt),
1. To ensheathe; to enclose in a sheath.
2. Ensheathed; provided with a sheath. Compare: invaginate.
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vaginate

(văj′ə-nĭt, -nāt′) also

vaginated

(-nā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Forming or enclosed in a sheath.
2. Resembling a sheath.
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vag·i·nate

(vaj'i-nāt)
1. To ensheathe; to enclose in a sheath.
2. Ensheathed; provided with a sheath.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

vaginate

sheathed.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005