verb (used with object), en·cased, en·cas·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for encase
Portable radiator heaters use micathermic methods to generate heat via oil encased inside.Best space heater: Stay warm in every space, from the garage to the basement|Carsen Joenk|February 18, 2021|Popular Science
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.Lunik: Inside the CIA’s audacious plot to steal a Soviet satellite|Bobbie Johnson|January 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
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.Best memory foam mattress: Sleep better on one of these picks|PopSci Commerce Team|January 25, 2021|Popular Science
He was the sole survivor in a snow-encased wilderness, laughably far from any human help.How One Man Survived a Plane Crash and 5 Days in the Snowy Canadian Wilderness—and Went On to Help Shape the Modern Ski Industry|Cassidy Randall|December 27, 2020|Time
Nanoparticles encase the vaccine’s mRNA and deliver it to someone’s cells.New Pfizer vaccine appears 90 percent effective against COVID-19|Erin Garcia de Jesus|November 10, 2020|Science News For Students
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.Dallas Lays Elaborate but Dignified Plans to Celebrate Assassination Anniversary|Helen Anders|November 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
She was looking at her shoe, pursing her lips thoughtfully, seeing her feet encased in the gay embroideries of the Medici boots.The Medici Boots|Pearl Norton Swet
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.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
He had again mounted his cork legs, and encased his cork feet with splendid-fitting patent leather boots, and Mole felt happy.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng