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silky envelope spun by the larvae of many insects to protect pupas and by spiders to protect eggs
retreat as if into a cocoon, as from an unfriendly environment
wrap in or as if in a cocoon, as for protection
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Now the cocooned N Reactor stands as a symbol of what we can achieve with large-scale cleanup at Hanford," Huizenga said.
Hanford's cocooned reactors are scheduled to remain in interim storage for up to 75 years to allow DOE, regulators and other stakeholders to determine the final disposal method and to allow the structures' high radiation levels to decay to safer levels.
The two that have been stolen would leave the user cocooned
inside and if unable to right themselves they would drown.
SPEED TRAP: Road sign is engulfed by the web; WEB SITE: Hedge is cocooned
in silk which was spun by ermine moth caterpillars like the one below