[en-doh-mawr-fiz-uh m, -duh-] /ˌɛn doʊˈmɔr fɪz əm, -də-/
Petrology. a change brought about within the mass of an intrusive igneous rock.
Mathematics. a homomorphism of a set into itself.
(geology) changes in a cooling body of igneous rock brought about by assimilation of fragments of, or chemical reaction with, the surrounding country rock
[en-duh-mawr-fik] /ˌɛn dəˈmɔr fɪk/ adjective 1. Mineralogy. 2. having a heavy body build roughly characterized by the relative prominence of structures developed from the embryonic endoderm (contrasted with , ).
Endomycetales En·do·my·ce·ta·les (ěn’dō-mī’sĭ-tā’lēz) n. An order of ascomycetous fungi that includes the yeasts.
endomyocardial en·do·my·o·car·di·al (ěn’dō-mī’ō-kär’dē-əl) adj. Of or relating to the endocardial and the myocardial membrane.
- Endomyocardial fibrosis
endomyocardial fibrosis n. A disorder endemic in parts of Africa, characterized by thickening of the ventricular endocardium by fibrosis.