fountain of Dor; i.e., “of the age”, a place in the territory of Issachar (Josh. 17:11) near the scene of the great victory which was gained by Deborah and Barak over Sisera and Jabin (comp. Ps. 83:9, 10). To Endor, Saul resorted to consult one reputed to be a witch on the eve of his last engagement with the Philistines (1 Sam. 28:7). It is identified with the modern village of Endur, “a dirty hamlet of some twenty houses, or rather huts, most of them falling to ruin,” on the northern slope of Little Hermon, about 7 miles from Jezreel.
- Endorectal pull-through procedure
endorectal pull-through procedure en·do·rec·tal pull-through procedure (ěn’dō-rěk’təl) n. Removal of diseased rectal mucosa along with resection of the lower bowel, followed by anastomosis of the proximal stump to the anus.
endoreduplication en·do·re·du·pli·ca·tion (ěn’dō-rĭ-dōō’plĭ-kā’shən, -dyōō’-) n. A form of polyploidy or polysomy characterized by redoubling of chromosomes, giving rise to four-stranded chromosomes at prophase and metaphase.
noun, Cell Biology. 1. one of several specialized structures at the peripheral end of sensory or motor nerve fibers. noun 1. (anatomy) the expanded end of a peripheral motor or sensory nerve end organ n. The encapsulated termination of a sensory nerve.
[en-duh-ree-ik] /ˌɛn dəˈri ɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to interior drainage basins.
[en-dawr-fin] /ɛnˈdɔr fɪn/ noun 1. any of a group of peptides occurring in the brain and other tissues of vertebrates, and resembling opiates, that react with the brain’s opiate receptors to raise the pain threshold. /ɛnˈdɔːfɪn/ noun 1. any of a class of polypeptides, including enkephalin, occurring naturally in the brain, that bind to pain […]