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immure (v.)

1580s, "enclose with walls, shut up, confine," from French emmurer and directly from Medieval Latin immurare, literally "to shut up within walls," from assimilated form of in- "into, in" (from PIE root *en "in") + Latin murus "wall" (see mural). Military sense of "fortify" is from 1590s. Related: Immured; immuring; immurement.

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Definitions of immure from WordNet

immure (v.)
lock up or confine, in or as in a jail;
Synonyms: imprison / incarcerate / lag / put behind bars / jail / jug / gaol / put away / remand
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