[en-suh-fawrm] /ˈɛn səˌfɔrm/
(biology) shaped like a sword blade: ensiform leaves
ensiform en·si·form (ěn’sə-fôrm’)
- 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 […]
noun 1. a staff at the stern of a vessel at which the ensign is flown.