Definition of Immuring

1. Verb. (present participle of immure) ¹



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Definition of Immuring

1. immure [v] - See also: immure

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Immuring

immunotoxicology
immunotoxin
immunotoxins
immunotransfusion
immunotronics
immunoturbidimetric
immunotype
immunotypes
immunotypic
immunotyping
immure
immured
immurement
immurements
immures
immuring (current term)
immusical
immutabilities
immutability
immutable
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immutablenesses
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immutation
immutations
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immy

Literary usage of Immuring

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1. The Archaeological Journal by British Archaeological Association (1894)
"ON immuring NUNS WHO HAD BROKEN THEIR VOWS. ... Writers seem to have thought it as needless to furnish evidence for immuring, as it would be to prove the ..."

2. Folklore by Folklore Society (Great Britain) (1893)
"immuring Alive.—Mr. S. Baring-Gould, in his volume on Strange Survivals, has brought together a very curious and interesting collection of details and ..."

3. Sketches of Portuguese Life, Manners, Costume, and Character by A. P. D. G. (1826)
"... SUSCEPTIBILITY OF THE PORTUGUESE—LOVE AFFAIRS INEFFECTUAL VIGILANCE OF PARENTS—CUSTOM OF immuring DAUGHTERS IN CONVENTS CURIOUS LAW IN FAVOR OF LOVERS—A ..."

4. The Christian World: The Magazine of the American and Foreign Christian Union by American and Foreign Christian Union (1865)
"We ask the people tp see for themselves, if any warrant can be found in the Bible for the immuring of living innocent men and women in cells and prisons. ..."

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