Definition of infold in English:

infold

verb

[WITH OBJECT]
  • 1Turn or fold inward; invaginate.

    ‘an ovary formed from the infolded carpel’
    • ‘Rather, they appear as relatively small crustal domains infolded with younger, Pan-African rock assemblages.’
    • ‘These animals have meroblastic eggs and infold the endoderm through a primitive streak.’
    • ‘It is as if the two spaces were collapsing around a single hinge, as if space has been infolded.’
  • 2dated

    variant spelling of enfold

Pronunciation

infold

/inˈfōld/