encapsulation

The process of wrapping one form of data in another, as in protocol layering. A classic metaphor for encapsulation is putting a letter in an envelope.

encapsulation

the immuno response by plasmatocytes to the presence of parasitoid egg or larvae which results in the formation of a multilayered capsule that causes the parasitoid to sufficate or starve.
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Encapsulation

• (n.) The act of inclosing in a capsule; the growth of a membrane around (any part) so as to inclose it in a capsule.
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encapsulation

(әn-kap″su-la´shәn) enclosure within a capsule.
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encapsulation

noun the process of enclosing (as in a capsule)
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Encapsulation

[networking] In computer networking, encapsulation is a method of designing modular communication protocols in which logically separate functions in the network are abstracted from their underlying structures by inclusion or information hiding within higher level objects. The physical layer is responsible for physical transmission of the da...
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Encapsulation

[object-oriented programming] Encapsulation is the packing of data and functions into a single component. The features of encapsulation are supported using classes. It allows selective hiding of properties and methods in a class by building an impenetrable wall to protect the code from accidental corruption. Encapsulation, inheritance, and ...
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Encapsulation

En·cap`su·la'tion noun (Physiol.) The act of inclosing in a capsule; the growth of a membrane around (any part) so as to inclose it in a capsule.
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Encapsulation

A method of controlling environmental contamination by sealing off a dangerous substance (such as as
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Encapsulation

A method of displaying three-dimensional memorabilia and protecting nearby items from acid contained in the memorabilia. Items are encased in stable plastics.
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Encapsulation

A process in which the fibers of a fabric are coated with a filmy substance to create certain high performance qualities, such as breathability.
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Encapsulation

A process in which the fibers of a fabric are coated with a filmy substance to create certain high performance qualities, such as breathability.
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encapsulation

programmingThe ability to hide unwanted details inside an interface so that the result works like a black box or vending machine - providing useful services to many clients(programs or people).
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Encapsulation

See also LAMINATION (315) Enclosure of a document between two sheets of polyester film, sealing it with pressure-sensitive tape, sewing, or by ultrasonic welding. The two layers support the sheet and allow it to be handled and viewed from both sides, and can retard deterioration
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encapsulation

The coating or engulfing of particles within a continuous matrix. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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encapsulation

the enforcement of abstraction by mechanisms that prevent access to implementation details of an object or a group of objects except through a well-defined interface. C++ enforces encapsulation of private and proteced members of a class as long as users do not violate the type system using casts. See also: interface and access control. TC++PL 15.3,...
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Encapsulation

The physical separation of different subtasks, e.g., into separate classes, source code files or mod
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Encapsulation

The process of placing one protocol inside of another. Usuallyimplies that the encapsulated protocol was not originally intendedby its designers to be carried by the encapsulating protocol.
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Encapsulation

The surrounding of an invading body, such as the egg of a parasite, by insect hemocytes (blood cells) and the formation of a protective capsule.
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Encapsulation

The treatment of asbestos-containing material with a liquid that covers the surface with a protective coating or embeds fibers in an adhesive matrix to prevent their release into the air.
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encapsulation

Type: Term Pronunciation: en-kap′sū-lā′shŭn Definitions: 1. Enclosure in a capsule or sheath.
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encapsulation

[n] - the condition of being enclosed (as in a capsule) 2. [n] - the process of enclosing (as in a capsule)
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