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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·fold v. t. [imp. & p. p. Infolded; p. pr. & vb. n. Infolding.]  [Written also enfold.]
 1. To wrap up or cover with folds; to envelop; to inwrap; to inclose; to involve.
    Gilded tombs do worms infold.   --Shak.
    Infold his limbs in bands.   --Blackmore.
 2. To clasp with the arms; to embrace.
 Noble Banquo, . . . let me infold thee,
 And hold thee to my heart.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the folding in of an outer layer so as to form a pocket in
          the surface; "the invagination of the blastula" [syn: invagination,
           introversion, intussusception]