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How to sign: hug, usually with fondness
"Hug me, please"; "They embraced";
Similiar / Same: hug, bosom, squeeze
Within this category: clinch, cuddle, interlock
How to sign: include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory
"This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group";
Similiar / Same: encompass, comprehend, cover