Definition of infibulate in English:

infibulate

verb

[WITH OBJECT]usually as adjective infibulated
  • Perform infibulation on (a girl or woman).

Origin

Early 17th century: from Latin infibulat- fastened with a clasp, from the verb infibulare, from in- into + fibula brooch.

Pronunciation

infibulate

/ɪnˈfɪbjʊleɪt/