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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Engulf  \En*gulf"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Engulfed};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Engulfing}.]  [Pref.  en-  +  gulf:  cf  OF  engolfer  Cf 
  {Ingulf}.] 
  To  absorb  or  swallow  up  as  in  a  gulf. 
 
  It  quite  engulfs  all  human  thought.  --Young. 
 
  Syn:  See  {Absorb}. 




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