n.1.The act of enswathing, or the state of being enswathed.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Taliban enslavement of women--denial of education, work, medical care, and freedom of movement unless accompanied by a husband or a male relative, all the while requiring enswathement in burqas that reveal not even a toenail--has forced thousands of Afghanis into the sex trade, many of them war widows with children who would otherwise die in the streets.