What is another word for sheathing?

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Noun
Something that wraps around or surrounds something, as a sheath encases its blade
“The sheathing forms what is called the blood-thymus barrier, preventing antigen contamination of developing and programmed T lymphocytes.”
Noun
A case or container, especially for a blade, knife or sword
Noun
A protective layer over a body intended to deflect or diffuse damaging forces
Noun
A covering for the inside surface of something
Verb
Present participle for to encase (something) with a protective covering
“There wasn't enough plywood to sheath it with, so we cut one of the one-by-fours in its place.”
Verb
Present participle for to apply a surface or layer to something, especially for protection
Verb
Present participle for to apply a (thin) layer on the surface of an object
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