any of various types of oval or rounded structures occurring at the ends of nerve fibers, ranging from slight enlargements to complex corpuscles that act as sensory receptors for pain, touch, cold, etc.
end bulb n.
One of the oval or rounded bodies in which a sensory nerve fiber terminates.
[end-kap] /ˈɛndˌkæp/ noun 1. a shelving unit for store merchandise that is placed at either end of the main shelving unit along an aisle: an endcap displaying some items on sale. 2. the retail space at either end of a strip mall: a bank endcap with a drive-through window.
[end-kuh n-soo-mer] /ˈɛnd kənˌsu mər/ noun 1. an end user.
- End-diastolic volume
end-diastolic volume n. The amount of blood in the ventricle immediately before a cardiac contraction begins; used as a measurement of diastolic function.
[en-deer] /ɛnˈdɪər/ verb (used with object) 1. to make , esteemed, or beloved: He endeared himself to his friends with his gentle ways. 2. Obsolete. to make costly. /ɪnˈdɪə/ verb 1. (transitive) to cause to be beloved or esteemed v. 1580s, “to enhance the value of,” also “win the affection of,” from en- (1) “make, […]