Encapsulate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈkæpsjuleɪt|  American pronunciation of the word encapsulate
Brit.  |ɪnˈkapsjʊleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word encapsulate

verb

- enclose in a capsule or other small container
- put in a short or concise form; reduce in volume (syn: capsule, capsulise, capsulize)

Examples

The words of the song neatly encapsulate the mood of the country at that time.

Her whole philosophy can be encapsulated in this one sentence.

The leaking fuel rods will be encapsulated in lead.

The contaminated material should be encapsulated and removed.

...can you encapsulate the president's speech in about a paragraph?...

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: encapsulate
he/she/it: encapsulates
present participle: encapsulating
past tense: encapsulated
past participle: encapsulated
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