|1.||[ noun ] fixation (as by a plaster cast) of a body part in order to promote proper healing|
"immobilization of the injured knee was necessary"
|Related terms:||preservation trap|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement|
: "the immobilizing of the injured knee was necessary" "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"
|Related terms:||restraint trap immobilize|