Definitions for "Occluded"
Taken in and retained, absorbed.
(of a substance) taken into and retained in another substance; "the sorbed oil mass"; "large volumes of occluded hydrogen in palladium"
Keywords:  virions, tight, dense, viruses, block
To close up or block off
Blocked off, closed tight; term used to describe viruses in which the virions are contained in a dense protein crystal, large enough to visible in the light microscope.
closed off; "an occluded artery"
hydrocarbons trapped within the carbonate matrix. These hydrocarbons are released upon acidization.
relates to an element or mineral enclosed by or within another mineral