En*chis"el(?), v. t. To cut with a chisel.
En"cho*dus(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. a spear + 'odoy`s, 'odo`ntos, a tooth.] (Paleon.) A genus of extinct Cretaceous fishes; -- so named from their spear-shaped teeth. They were allied to the pike (Esox).
En`chon*dro"ma(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. in + cartilage + -oma.] (Med.) A cartilaginous tumor growing from the interior of a bone. Quain.
En*chor"ic(?), } a. [Gr. domestic, native; in + place, country.] Belonging to, or used in, a country; native; domestic; popular; common; -- said especially of the written characters employed by the common people of ancient Egypt, in distinction from the hieroglyphics. See Demotic.
En`chy*lem"ma(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. to pour in + anything received.] (Biol.) The basal substance of the cell nucleus; a hyaline or granular substance, more or less fluid during life, in which the other parts of the nucleus are imbedded.
En"chy*ma(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. 'e`gchyma an infusion; 'en in + chei^n to pour.] (Biol.) The primitive formative juice, from which the tissues, particularly the cellular tissue, are formed.
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