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encased

Said of a steel-framed structure in which all of the individual framing members are completely enclosed in cast-in-place concrete.
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Based on the information presented, we can only make assumptions as to what led to these snakes being encased in ice.
Surprisingly, an earlier discovery of enantiornithes feathers encased in amber showed that the ancient ones had a similar structure with the flight feathers of modern birds.
A spokeswoman for Cleveland Police said: "Police received a call from a council worker at around 9.50am who found what is believed to be a hand grenade, encased in rock on Seaton Carew beach near to the Rocket House Car Park.
Once this membrane was opened up, it was found that the terminal ileum was jumbled up and encased within another thick membrane (Figure 2) that was separate from the outer covering.
Constructed from four tubular steel beams encased within thin-walled aluminium cladding, the stepped platform is contained by sloping glass balustrades which improve views for both adults and children.
Mark Morris' full-evening Sylvia is the modernist's ingenious but respectful take on a 19th-century ballet classic, encased in Delibes' wondrous score and dressed in Martin Pakledinaz's spectacular decor.
Like most radiographers, we assumed that the encased grid was protected from "fractures" or separations in the gridline spacing.
The first phase, the above-ground equipment at missile alert facilities, included an EHF antenna encased in a 40,000-pound reinforced steel shelter on top of a 60,000-pound concrete foundation.
A barrier coating can either serve to protect or shield the encased material from substances which will alter the material's properties, or it can prevent components of the encased material from migrating through and altering the graphics printed on the outside of the surface or packaging.
In their cargo is a gross of exquisite glass butterflies encased in their own egg-shaped wrappings.
Its V-12 engine is encased by a technologically advanced aluminium-bonded body frame--they call it the most structurally efficient frame in the industry.
* Produces finished bricks, which are encased in plastic for easy handling, in adjustable lengths varying from 8 to 30 inches long with a 5-inch by 5-inch cross section