(transitive) (Brit, formal) to exchange (a cheque) for cash
[en-kaw-stik] /ɛnˈkɔ stɪk/ adjective 1. painted with wax colors fixed with heat, or with any process in which colors are burned in. noun 2. a work of art produced by an encaustic process. /ɪnˈkɒstɪk/ adjective 1. decorated by any process involving burning in colours, esp by inlaying coloured clays and baking or by fusing wax […]
[en-seynt, ahn-sant; French ahn-sant] /ɛnˈseɪnt, ɑnˈsænt; French ɑ̃ˈsɛ̃t/ adjective 1. pregnant; with child. [en-seynt, ahn-sant; French ahn-sant] /ɛnˈseɪnt, ɑnˈsænt; French ɑ̃ˈsɛ̃t/ noun, plural enceintes [en-seynts, en-sants; French ahn-sant] /ɛnˈseɪnts, ɛnˈsænts; French ɑ̃ˈsɛ̃t/ (Show IPA) 1. a wall or enclosure, as of a fortified place. 2. the place enclosed. /ɒnˈsænt; French ɑ̃sɛ̃t/ adjective 1. another word […]
1. variant of before a vowel: encephalic.
[en-sel-uh-duh s] /ɛnˈsɛl ə dəs/ noun 1. Classical Mythology. a giant with a hundred arms buried under Mount Etna, in Sicily. 2. Astronomy. a natural satellite of the planet Saturn. /ɛnˈsɛlədəs/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a giant who was punished for his rebellion against the gods by a fatal blow from a stone cast by […]