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English definition of “encapsulate”

encapsulate

verb [T]     /ɪnˈkæp.sjʊ.leɪt/
to express or show the most important facts about something: It was very difficult to encapsulate the story of the revolution in a single one-hour documentary . She encapsulates the stereotyped image that the British have of Americans .Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories encapsulation     /ɪnˌkæp.sjʊˈleɪ.ʃən/ noun [C or U] Summaries and summarisingAccounts and stories
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