verb (used with object), enshrined, enshrining.
to enclose in or as in a :
His love for her is enshrined forever in his poetry.
to cherish as sacred:
The memory of our friendship will be enshrined in my heart.
to place or enclose in or as if in a shrine
to hold as sacred; cherish; treasure
1580s, from en- (1) “make, put in” + shrine. Related: Enshrined; enshrining.
[en-suh-fawrm] /ˈɛn səˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. sword-shaped; xiphoid. /ˈɛnsɪˌfɔːm/ adjective 1. (biology) shaped like a sword blade: ensiform leaves ensiform en·si·form (ěn’sə-fôrm’) adj. Sword-shaped; xiphoid.
- Ensiform cartilage
ensiform cartilage n. See xiphoid process.
- Ensiform process
ensiform process n. See xiphoid process.
[en-sahyn; Military en-suh n] /ˈɛn saɪn; Military ˈɛn sən/ noun 1. a flag or banner, as a military or naval standard used to indicate nationality. 2. a badge of office or authority, as heraldic arms. 3. a sign, token, or emblem: the dove, an ensign of peace. 4. U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. the lowest […]