Immobilise

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Immobilise Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • cause to be unable to move; "The sudden storm immobilized the traffic"
  • prohibit the conversion or use of (assets); "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"
  • convert (assets) into fixed capital
  • make defenseless
  • to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"
  • hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation; of capital

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Immobilise'


  • Immobiliser: For other uses, see Immobilizer (disambiguation). An immobiliser or immobilizer is an electronic security device fitted to an automobile that prevents

Immobilise Sample Sentences in News


  • Burglars' delight no more: Immobilise UK secures property list
    Names, addresses, lists of valuables had been at risk Security flaws that left millions of records on the Immobilise UK National Property Register website wide open to snooping have been identified and removed.… Read more on this news related to 'Immobilise'
  • A Website Listing Millions Of Valuables Almost Became A ‘Burglar’s Shopping List’ Because Of A Design Flaw
    Bill Hinton/Getty Images A website listing the valuables of millions of Britons was nearly transformed into a “burglar’s shopping list” due to a critical vulnerability in its software, the BBC reports Immobilise is a UK website which acts as a free register for individuals’ and businesses’ valuables. It has more than 4 million registered accounts, listi Read more on this news related to 'Immobilise'
  • Imaginary exercise keeps muscles strong
    Have you ever broken a bone and had to immobilise a limb in a cast? Do you remember how weak your muscles were once the cast was cut off? A new study indicates that imagination can be a useful tool in retaining muscle strength despite immobilisation. Read more on this news related to 'Immobilise'

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