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n.1.(Physiol.) The process of becoming, or the state or condition of being, incapsulated; as, incapsulation of the ovum in the uterus.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It is probable that the decrease in BPb concentration is caused by incapsulation of the remaining lead pellets in fibrous tissue or by the development of a durable chemical coating around the pellets.