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English verb: invaginate

1. invaginate (contact) sheathe


SamplesThe chrysalis is invaginated.


Pattern of useSomething ----s something


Broader (hypernym)sheathe


Domain categorybotany, phytology

2. invaginate (contact) fold inwards


SamplesSome organs can invaginate.


Synonymsintrovert


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)draw in, retract


Narrower (hyponym)intussuscept









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