"sheathed" Definition

  1. imp. & p. p. of Sheathe
  2. a. Povided with, or inclosed in, sheath.
  3. a. Invested by a sheath, or cylindrical membranaceous tube, which is the base of the leaf, as the stalk or culm in grasses; vaginate.

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Position in dictionary: 89904 of 111710 words.
Word Type: imp. & p. p., a., a.,
Words that start with "sheathed": 1
Words that end with "sheathed": 2
Words that contain "sheathed": 2
Next words in dictionary: sheather, sheathfish, sheathing, sheathless, sheathy, sheating, sheave, sheaved, sheaves, shebander
Previous words in dictionary: sheathe, sheathbill, sheath-winged, sheath, sheatfish, shearwater, sheartail, shears, shearn, shearmen

English Dictionary Definition of sheathed

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