a person thought to be possessed by an evil spirit
a fanatic or zealot
- Endothelial dystrophy of cornea
endothelial dystrophy of cornea n. The spontaneous loss of corneal endothelium resulting in the accummulation of fluid within the corneal stroma and the epithelium.
[en-doh-thee-shee-uh m, -see-uh m] /ˌɛn doʊˈθi ʃi əm, -si əm/ noun, plural endothecia [en-doh-thee-shee-uh, -see-uh] /ˌɛn doʊˈθi ʃi ə, -si ə/ (Show IPA). Botany. 1. the lining of the cavity of an anther. 2. (in mosses) the central mass of cells in the rudimentary capsule, from which the archespore is generally developed. 3. (in bryophytes) […]
endotendineum en·do·ten·din·e·um (ěn’dō-těn-dĭn’ē-əm) n. The fine connective tissue surrounding secondary fascicles of a tendon.
[en-doh-sim-bee-oh-sis, -bahy-] /ˌɛn doʊˌsɪm biˈoʊ sɪs, -baɪ-/ noun, Biology. 1. in which one symbiont lives within the body of the other. /ˌɛndəʊˌsɪmbɪˈəʊsɪs/ noun 1. a type of symbiosis in which one organism lives inside the other, the two typically behaving as a single organism. It is believed to be the means by which such organelles […]