Definition of microencapsulate in English:

microencapsulate

Pronunciation /ˌmʌɪkrəʊɪnˈkapsjʊleɪt/ /ˌmʌɪkrəʊɛnˈkapsjʊleɪt/

verb

  • To enclose (a substance) in microcapsules.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Britannica Book of the Year. From micro- + encapsulate, after microencapsulation.