• Occlude Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To take in and retain; to absorb; -- said especially with respect to gases; as iron, platinum, and palladium occlude large volumes of hydrogen.
- (v. t.) To shut up; to close.
• Occludent Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Serving to close; shutting up.
- (n.) That which closes or shuts up.