Definition of infibulate in English:

infibulate

verb

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

/inˈfibyəˌlāt/