endosonoscopy en·do·so·nos·co·py (ěn’dō-sə-nŏs’kə-pē)
A sonographic study carried out by transducers inserted into the body as miniature probes in the urethra, bladder, or rectum.
[en-duh-spurm] /ˈɛn dəˌspɜrm/ noun, Botany. 1. nutritive matter in seed-plant ovules, derived from the embryo sac. /ˈɛndəʊˌspɜːm/ noun 1. the tissue within the seed of a flowering plant that surrounds and nourishes the developing embryo n. 1819, perhaps from German, from endo- + sperm. endosperm (ěn’də-spûrm’) The tissue that surrounds and provides nourishment to the […]
[en-duh-spawr, -spohr] /ˈɛn dəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/ noun 1. Botany, Mycology. the inner coat of a . Compare . 2. Bacteriology. a formed within a cell of a rod-shaped organism. /ˈɛndəʊˌspɔː/ noun 1. a small asexual spore produced by some bacteria and algae 2. the innermost wall of a spore or pollen grain n. 1859, perhaps from […]
[en-duh-spawr-ee-uh m, -spohr-] /ˌɛn dəˈspɔr i əm, -ˈspoʊr-/ noun, plural endosporia [en-duh-spawr-ee-uh, -spohr-] /ˌɛn dəˈspɔr i ə, -ˈspoʊr-/ (Show IPA). Botany, Mycology. 1. . endosporium (ěn’də-spôr’ē-əm) Plural endosporia See endospore.
[en-doh-stat-n] /ˌɛn doʊˈstæt n/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a naturally occurring protein, collagen 18, that interferes with the growth of new blood vessels: investigated for use as an anticancer drug.