[in-vaj-uh-nuh-buh l] /ɪnˈvædʒ ə nə bəl/
capable of being ; susceptible of invagination.
[verb in-vaj-uh-neyt; adjective in-vaj-uh-nit, -neyt] /verb ɪnˈvædʒ əˌneɪt; adjective ɪnˈvædʒ ə nɪt, -ˌneɪt/ verb (used with object), invaginated, invaginating. 1. to insert or receive, as into a sheath; sheathe. 2. to fold or draw (a tubular organ) back within itself; intussuscept. verb (used without object), invaginated, invaginating. 3. to become invaginated; undergo . 4. to […]
[in-vaj-uh-ney-shuh n] /ɪnˌvædʒ əˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of . 2. Embryology. the inward movement of a portion of the wall of a blastula in the formation of a gastrula. 3. Pathology. (def 3). 4. a form or shape resulting from an infolded tissue. /ɪnˌvædʒɪˈneɪʃən/ noun 1. (pathol) the process of invaginating […]
[in-vuh-lid; British in-vuh-leed] /ˈɪn və lɪd; British ˈɪn vəˌlid/ noun 1. an infirm or sickly person. 2. a person who is too sick or weak to care for himself or herself: My father was an invalid the last ten years of his life. 3. Archaic. a member of the armed forces disabled for active service. […]
[in-val-i-deyt] /ɪnˈvæl ɪˌdeɪt/ verb (used with object), invalidated, invalidating. 1. to render ; discredit. 2. to deprive of legal force or efficacy; nullify. /ɪnˈvælɪˌdeɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to render weak or ineffective, as an argument 2. to take away the legal force or effectiveness of; annul, as a contract v. 1640s, from invalid + -ate […]