en- + sheathe
ensheathe (third-person singular simple present ensheathes, present participle ensheathing, simple past and past participle ensheathed)
- (transitive) To cover with or as if with a sheath.
- 1858, Edward Hughes, Reading Lessons
- Each filament of combustible pulp is ensheathed in an isolating tube, and these tubes are then bound into cable-like trunks.