Name Report For First Name EDA:

EDA

First name EDA's origin is English. EDA means "wealthy. spoils of war". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with EDA below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of eda.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with EDA and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with EDA - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming EDA

FIRST NAMES WHICH INCLUDES EDA AS A WHOLE:

makeda seda afreda albreda andromeda halimeda leda abedabun loredana guedado geedar reda pedar daedalus kedalion aethelreda alameda aleda alfreda breeda eathellreda edana eldreda elfreda elfrieda freda frieda gleda jaeda meda meeda sigfrieda soledad soledada winifreda draedan edan gedaliah gedalyahu jedadiah jedaiah kedar megedagik raedanoran redamann rasheeda gedaly gedalya raedan odeda bethseda theda sigfreda oleda ethelreda beda altheda nadeeda mufeeda majeeda hameeda fareeda rheda tredan neda ganieda soredamors agueda

NAMES RHYMING WITH EDA (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (da) - Names That Ends with da:

balinda dada makda nehanda rashida saida sauda sroda ghayda huda mas'ouda nashida nida rida warda zada daghda oppida milada arvada belisarda clarimunda yolanda ciarda donalda alda arnalda magnilda marelda mathilda romilda serilda dorinda elpida phillida rhoda varda darda chamunda chanda sharada clorinda elda geltruda alida orenda wakanda wihakayda adelajda nadezhda sanda adelinda muenda penda alwalda dar-al-baida abda fida ferda jarda standa tonda mudada balisarda abida shoda ada adalheida adda ahuda aida alfrida almunda alyda amada amalasanda amalda amanda ananda anda arlinda armanda arminda athilda atilda auda ayda belinda bernarda bertilda bethsaida bienvenida branda brenda brigida brunhilda brynda calida calinda calynda

NAMES RHYMING WITH EDA (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ed) - Names That Begins with ed:

edbert edda eddie eddis eddison eddrick eddy ede edee edeen edel edelina edeline edelmar edelmarr eden edenia eder edern edet edfu edgar edgard edgardo edie ediline edina edine edingu edison edit edita edith editha editta edjo edla edlen edlin edlyn edlynn edlynne edmanda edmee edmon edmond edmonda edmondo edmund edmunda edmundo edna edoardo edorta edra edrea edred edric edrick edrigu edrik edris edrys edsel edson eduard eduarda eduardo edur edurne edva edvard edw edwa edwald edwaldo edward edwardo edwardson edwin edwina edwinna edwy edwyn edyt edyth edytha edythe

NAMES BOTH FIRST AND LAST LETTERS RHYMING WITH EDA:

First Names which starts with 'e' and ends with 'a':

eada eadda eadwiella ealga eara earlena earlina earna earnestyna eartha earwyna ebba ebissa ecaterina echa echidna eeva eferhilda efia efra efthemia egberta egbertina egeria egesa eglantina eguskina eidothea eila eileithyia eilena eilinora eirica eisa eithna eja ejona ekaterina el-saraya elaina elana elayna elberta elbertina elbertyna eldora eldrida eleadora eleanora electra eleena elefteria elena elenora eleonora eleora elepheteria eleta elethea elethia eleuia elexa elfrida elga elia eliana elica elicia elida elija elina eliora elisa elisabeta elisabetta elisaveta elisha elishama elisheba elisheva elishia eliska elissa elita elivina eliza elizabetta elizaveta elka ella ellecia ellena ellia ellisha elma elmira elmyra elnora eloisa elora

English Words Rhyming EDA

ENGLISH WORDS WHICH INCLUDES EDA AS A WHOLE:

abecedariannoun (n.) One who is learning the alphabet; hence, a tyro.
 noun (n.) One engaged in teaching the alphabet.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Abecedary

abecedarynoun (n.) A primer; the first principle or rudiment of anything.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or formed by, the letters of the alphabet; alphabetic; hence, rudimentary.

acraspedanoun (n. pl.) A group of acalephs, including most of the larger jellyfishes; the Discophora.

andromedanoun (n.) A northern constellation, supposed to represent the mythical Andromeda.
 noun (n.) A genus of ericaceous flowering plants of northern climates, of which the original species was found growing on a rock surrounded by water.

antecedaneousadjective (a.) Antecedent; preceding in time.

antedatenoun (n.) Prior date; a date antecedent to another which is the actual date.
 noun (n.) Anticipation.
 verb (v. t.) To date before the true time; to assign to an earlier date; thus, to antedate a deed or a bond is to give it a date anterior to the true time of its execution.
 verb (v. t.) To precede in time.
 verb (v. t.) To anticipate; to make before the true time.

antedatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Antedate

azedarachnoun (n.) A handsome Asiatic tree (Melia azedarach), common in the southern United States; -- called also, Pride of India, Pride of China, and Bead tree.
 noun (n.) The bark of the roots of the azedarach, used as a cathartic and emetic.

bedabblingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedabble

bedagatnoun (n.) The sacred books of the Buddhists in Burmah.

bedashingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedash

bedaubingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedaub

bedazzlingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bedazzle

bipedalnoun (n.) Having two feet; biped.
 noun (n.) Pertaining to a biped.

cedarnoun (n.) The name of several evergreen trees. The wood is remarkable for its durability and fragrant odor.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to cedar.

cedaredadjective (a.) Covered, or furnished with, cedars.

cedarnadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the cedar or its wood.

chokedarnoun (n.) A watchman; an officer of customs or police.

contredansenoun (n.) A dance in which the partners are arranged face to face, or in opposite lines.
 noun (n.) The quadrille.
 noun (n.) A piece of music in the rhythm of such a dance.

daedaladjective (a.) Alt. of Daedalian

daedalianadjective (a.) Cunningly or ingeniously formed or working; skillful; artistic; ingenious.
 adjective (a.) Crafty; deceitful.

daedalousadjective (a.) Having a variously cut or incised margin; -- said of leaves.

dasypaedaladjective (a.) Dasypaedic.

decempedaladjective (a.) Ten feet in length.
 adjective (a.) Having ten feet; decapodal.

dedalianadjective (a.) See Daedalian.

dedalousadjective (a.) See Daedalous.

dedansnoun (n.) A division, at one end of a tennis court, for spectators.

defedationnoun (n.) The act of making foul; pollution.

defoedationnoun (n.) Defedation.

depredableadjective (a.) Liable to depredation.

depredatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Depredate

depredationnoun (n.) The act of depredating, or the state of being depredated; the act of despoiling or making inroads; as, the sea often makes depredation on the land.

depredatornoun (n.) One who plunders or pillages; a spoiler; a robber.

depredatoryadjective (a.) Tending or designed to depredate; characterized by depredation; plundering; as, a depredatory incursion.

divedappernoun (n.) A water fowl; the didapper. See Dabchick.

dromedarynoun (n.) The Arabian camel (Camelus dromedarius), having one hump or protuberance on the back, in distinction from the Bactrian camel, which has two humps.

edaciousadjective (a.) Given to eating; voracious; devouring.

edacitynoun (n.) Greediness; voracity; ravenousness; rapacity.

equipedaladjective (a.) Equal-footed; having the pairs of feet equal.

exceedableadjective (a.) Capable of exceeding or surpassing.

exheredationnoun (n.) A disinheriting; disherisor.

fedarynoun (n.) A feodary.

fedaliza/tionnoun (n.) The act of reducing to feudal tenure.

fissipedaladjective (a.) Having the toes separated to the base. [See Aves.]

hokedaynoun (n.) Same as Hockday.

impedancenoun (n.) The apparent resistance in an electric circuit to the flow of an alternating current, analogous to the actual electrical resistance to a direct current, being the ratio of electromotive force to the current. It is equal to R2 + X2, where R = ohmic resistance, X = reactance. For an inductive circuit, X = 2/fL, where f = frequency and L = self-inductance; for a circuit with capacity X = 1 / 2/fC, where C = capacity.

lacedaemoniannoun (n.) A Spartan.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Lacedaemon or Sparta, the chief city of Laconia in the Peloponnesus.

logodaedalynoun (n.) Verbal legerdemain; a playing with words.

mahomedannoun (n.) Alt. of Mahometan

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH EDA (According to last letters):


Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (da) - English Words That Ends with da:


abadanoun (n.) The rhinoceros.

amblypodanoun (n. pl.) A group of large, extinct, herbivorous mammals, common in the Tertiary formation of the United States.

amphipodanoun (n. pl.) A numerous group of fourteen -- footed Crustacea, inhabiting both fresh and salt water. The body is usually compressed laterally, and the anterior pairs or legs are directed downward and forward, but the posterior legs are usually turned upward and backward. The beach flea is an example. See Tetradecapoda and Arthrostraca.

anacondanoun (n.) A large South American snake of the Boa family (Eunectes murinus), which lives near rivers, and preys on birds and small mammals. The name is also applied to a similar large serpent (Python tigris) of Ceylon.

anarthropodanoun (n. pl.) One of the divisions of Articulata in which there are no jointed legs, as the annelids; -- opposed to Arthropoda.

anisopodanoun (n. pl.) A division of Crustacea, which, in some its characteristics, is intermediate between Amphipoda and Isopoda.

annelidanoun (n. pl.) A division of the Articulata, having the body formed of numerous rings or annular segments, and without jointed legs. The principal subdivisions are the Chaetopoda, including the Oligochaeta or earthworms and Polychaeta or marine worms; and the Hirudinea or leeches. See Chaetopoda.

annuloidanoun (n. pl.) A division of the Articulata, including the annelids and allied groups; sometimes made to include also the helminths and echinoderms.

apodanoun (n.) A group of cirripeds, destitute of footlike organs.
 noun (n.) An order of Amphibia without feet. See Ophiomorpha.
 noun (n.) A group of worms without appendages, as the leech.

arachnidanoun (n. pl.) One of the classes of Arthropoda. See Illustration in Appendix.

araneidanoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Araneoidea

archiannelidanoun (n. pl.) A group of Annelida remarkable for having no external segments or distinct ventral nerve ganglions.

arthropodanoun (n. pl.) A large division of Articulata, embracing all those that have jointed legs. It includes Insects, Arachnida, Pychnogonida, and Crustacea.

asafetidanoun (n.) Alt. of Asafoetida

asafoetidanoun (n.) The fetid gum resin or inspissated juice of a large umbelliferous plant (Ferula asafoetida) of Persia and the East Indies. It is used in medicine as an antispasmodic.

asiphonidanoun (n. pl.) A group of bivalve mollusks destitute of siphons, as the oyster; the asiphonate mollusks.

assaf/tidanoun (n.) Same as Asafetida.

barracudanoun (n.) Alt. of Barracouata
 noun (n.) Any of several voracious pikelike marine fishes allied to the gray mullets, constituting the genus Sphyraena and family Sphyraenidae. The great barracuda (S. barracuda) of the West Indies, Florida, etc., is often six feet or more long, and as dangerous as a shark. In Cuba its flesh is reputed to be poisonous. S. Argentea of the Pacific coast and S. sphyraena of Europe are smaller species, and are used as food.

brachiopodanoun (n.) A class of Molluscoidea having a symmetrical bivalve shell, often attached by a fleshy peduncle.

branchiogastropodanoun (n. pl.) Those Gastropoda that breathe by branchiae, including the Prosobranchiata and Opisthobranchiata.

branchiopodanoun (n. pl.) An order of Entomostraca; -- so named from the feet of branchiopods having been supposed to perform the function of gills. It includes the fresh-water genera Branchipus, Apus, and Limnadia, and the genus Artemia found in salt lakes. It is also called Phyllopoda. See Phyllopoda, Cladocera. It is sometimes used in a broader sense.

bretwaldanoun (n.) The official title applied to that one of the Anglo-Saxon chieftains who was chosen by the other chiefs to lead them in their warfare against the British tribes.

caadanoun (n.) A small caon; a narrow valley or glen; also, but less frequently, an open valley.

canadanoun (n.) A British province in North America, giving its name to various plants and animals.

cassadanoun (n.) See Cassava.

cephalopodanoun (n. pl.) The highest class of Mollusca.

chaetopodanoun (n. pl.) A very extensive order of Annelida, characterized by the presence of lateral setae, or spines, on most or all of the segments. They are divided into two principal groups: Oligochaeta, including the earthworms and allied forms, and Polychaeta, including most of the marine species.

cheilopodanoun (n.) See Ch/lopoda.

chilopodanoun (n. pl.) One of the orders of myriapods, including the centipeds. They have a single pair of elongated legs attached laterally to each segment; well developed jaws; and a pair of thoracic legs converted into poison fangs. They are insectivorous, very active, and some species grow to the length of a foot.

chordanoun (n.) A cord.

cicadanoun (n.) Any species of the genus Cicada. They are large hemipterous insects, with nearly transparent wings. The male makes a shrill sound by peculiar organs in the under side of the abdomen, consisting of a pair of stretched membranes, acted upon by powerful muscles. A noted American species (C. septendecim) is called the seventeen year locust. Another common species is the dogday cicada.

cnidanoun (n.) One of the peculiar stinging, cells found in Coelenterata; a nematocyst; a lasso cell.

codanoun (n.) A few measures added beyond the natural termination of a composition.

coloquintidanoun (n.) See Colocynth.

copepodanoun (n. pl.) An order of Entomostraca, including many minute Crustacea, both fresh-water and marine.

decapodanoun (n. pl.) The order of Crustacea which includes the shrimps, lobsters, crabs, etc.
 noun (n. pl.) A division of the dibranchiate cephalopods including the cuttlefishes and squids. See Decacera.

delendanoun (n. pl.) Things to be erased or blotted out.

diplopodanoun (n. pl.) An order of myriapods having two pairs of legs on each segment; the Chilognatha.

dravidanoun (n. pl.) A race of Hindostan, believed to be the original people who occupied the land before the Hindoo or Aryan invasion.

eddanoun (n.) The religious or mythological book of the old Scandinavian tribes of German origin, containing two collections of Sagas (legends, myths) of the old northern gods and heroes.

elasipodanoun (n. pl.) An order of holothurians mostly found in the deep sea. They are remarkable for their bilateral symmetry and curious forms.

eucopepodanoun (n. pl.) A group which includes the typical copepods and the lerneans.

euryalidanoun (n. pl.) A tribe of Ophiuroidea, including the genera Euryale, Astrophyton, etc. They generally have the arms branched. See Astrophyton.

gasteropodanoun (n. pl.) Same as Gastropoda.

gastropodanoun (n. pl.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh-water snails. They generally creep by means of a flat, muscular disk, or foot, on the ventral side of the body. The head usually bears one or two pairs of tentacles. See Mollusca.

geladanoun (n.) A baboon (Gelada Ruppelli) of Abyssinia, remarkable for the length of the hair on the neck and shoulders of the adult male.

haciendanoun (n.) A large estate where work of any kind is done, as agriculture, manufacturing, mining, or raising of animals; a cultivated farm, with a good house, in distinction from a farming establishment with rude huts for herdsmen, etc.; -- a word used in Spanish-American regions.

haggadanoun (n.) A story, anecdote, or legend in the Talmud, to explain or illustrate the text of the Old Testament.

heteropodanoun (n. pl.) An order of pelagic Gastropoda, having the foot developed into a median fin. Some of the species are naked; others, as Carinaria and Atlanta, have thin glassy shells.

hexapodanoun (n. pl.) The true, or six-legged, insects; insects other than myriapods and arachnids.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH EDA (According to first letters):


Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (ed) - Words That Begins with ed:


eddaicadjective (a.) Alt. of Eddic

eddicadjective (a.) Relating to the Eddas; resembling the Eddas.

eddernoun (n.) An adder or serpent.
 noun (n.) Flexible wood worked into the top of hedge stakes, to bind them together.
 verb (v. t.) To bind the top interweaving edder; as, to edder a hedge.

eddishnoun (n.) Aftermath; also, stubble and stubble field. See Arrish.

eddoesnoun (n. pl.) The tubers of Colocasia antiquorum. See Taro.

eddynoun (n.) A current of air or water running back, or in a direction contrary to the main current.
 noun (n.) A current of water or air moving in a circular direction; a whirlpool.
 verb (v. i.) To move as an eddy, or as in an eddy; to move in a circle.
 verb (v. t.) To collect as into an eddy.

eddyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Eddy

edelweissnoun (n.) A little, perennial, white, woolly plant (Leontopodium alpinum), growing at high elevations in the Alps.

edemanoun (n.) Same as oedema.

edematousadjective (a.) Alt. of Edematose

edematoseadjective (a.) Same as oedematous.

edennoun (n.) The garden where Adam and Eve first dwelt; hence, a delightful region or residence.

edenicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Eden; paradisaic.

edenitenoun (n.) A variety of amphibole. See Amphibole.

edenizedadjective (a.) Admitted to a state of paradisaic happiness.

edentalnoun (n.) One of the Edentata.
 adjective (a.) See Edentate, a.

edentalousadjective (a.) See Edentate, a.

edentatanoun (n. pl.) An order of mammals including the armadillos, sloths, and anteaters; -- called also Bruta. The incisor teeth are rarely developed, and in some groups all the teeth are lacking.

edentatenoun (n.) One of the Edentata.
 adjective (a.) Destitute of teeth; as, an edentate quadruped; an edentate leaf.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the Edentata.

edentatedadjective (a.) Same as Edentate, a.

edentationnoun (n.) A depriving of teeth.

edentulousadjective (a.) Toothless.

edgingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Edge
 noun (n.) That which forms an edge or border, as the fringe, trimming, etc., of a garment, or a border in a garden.
 noun (n.) The operation of shaping or dressing the edge of anything, as of a piece of metal.

edgebonenoun (n.) Same as Aitchbone.

edgelessadjective (a.) Without an edge; not sharp; blunt; obtuse; as, an edgeless sword or weapon.

edgeshotadjective (a.) Having an edge planed, -- said of a board.

edgyadjective (a.) Easily irritated; sharp; as, an edgy temper.
 adjective (a.) Having some of the forms, such as drapery or the like, too sharply defined.

edhnoun (n.) The name of the Anglo-Saxon letter /, capital form /. It is sounded as "English th in a similar word: //er, other, d//, doth."

edibilitynoun (n.) Suitableness for being eaten; edibleness.

ediblenoun (n.) Anything edible.
 adjective (a.) Fit to be eaten as food; eatable; esculent; as, edible fishes.

ediblenessnoun (n.) Suitableness for being eaten.

edictnoun (n.) A public command or ordinance by the sovereign power; the proclamation of a law made by an absolute authority, as if by the very act of announcement; a decree; as, the edicts of the Roman emperors; the edicts of the French monarch.

edictaladjective (a.) Relating to, or consisting of, edicts; as, the Roman edictal law.

edificantadjective (a.) Building; constructing.

edificationnoun (n.) The act of edifying, or the state of being edified; a building up, especially in a moral or spiritual sense; moral, intellectual, or spiritual improvement; instruction.
 noun (n.) A building or edifice.

edificatoryadjective (a.) Tending to edification.

edificenoun (n.) A building; a structure; an architectural fabric; -- chiefly applied to elegant houses, and other large buildings; as, a palace, a church, a statehouse.

edificialadjective (a.) Pertaining to an edifice; structural.

edifiernoun (n.) One who builds.
 noun (n.) One who edifies, builds up, or strengthens another by moral or religious instruction.

edifyingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Edify
 adjective (a.) Instructing; improving; as, an edifying conversation.

edilenoun (n.) See Aedile.

edileshipnoun (n.) The office of aedile.

edingtonitenoun (n.) A grayish white zeolitic mineral, in tetragonal crystals. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and baryta.

editingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Edit

editionnoun (n.) A literary work edited and published, as by a certain editor or in a certain manner; as, a good edition of Chaucer; Chalmers' edition of Shakespeare.
 noun (n.) The whole number of copies of a work printed and published at one time; as, the first edition was soon sold.

editionernoun (n.) An editor.

editornoun (n.) One who edits; esp., a person who prepares, superintends, revises, and corrects a book, magazine, or newspaper, etc., for publication.

editorialnoun (n.) A leading article in a newspaper or magazine; an editorial article; an article published as an expression of the views of the editor.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to an editor; written or sanctioned by an editor; as, editorial labors; editorial remarks.

editorshipnoun (n.) The office or charge of an editor; care and superintendence of a publication.

editressnoun (n.) A female editor.

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English Words which starts with 'e' and ends with 'a':

earthpeanoun (n.) A species of pea (Amphicarpaea monoica). It is a climbing leguminous plant, with hairy underground pods.

ecclesianoun (n.) The public legislative assembly of the Athenians.
 noun (n.) A church, either as a body or as a building.

echidnanoun (n.) A monster, half maid and half serpent.
 noun (n.) A genus of Monotremata found in Australia, Tasmania, and New Guinea. They are toothless and covered with spines; -- called also porcupine ant-eater, and Australian ant-eater.

echinodermatanoun (n. pl.) One of the grand divisions of the animal kingdom. By many writers it was formerly included in the Radiata.

echinoideanoun (n. pl.) The class Echinodermata which includes the sea urchins. They have a calcareous, usually more or less spheroidal or disk-shaped, composed of many united plates, and covered with movable spines. See Spatangoid, Clypeastroid.

echinozoanoun (n. pl.) The Echinodermata.

echiuroideanoun (n. pl.) A division of Annelida which includes the genus Echiurus and allies. They are often classed among the Gephyrea, and called the armed Gephyreans.

eclampsianoun (n.) A fancied perception of flashes of light, a symptom of epilepsy; hence, epilepsy itself; convulsions.

ecphonemanoun (n.) A breaking out with some interjectional particle.

ectasianoun (n.) A dilatation of a hollow organ or of a canal.

ecthymanoun (n.) A cutaneous eruption, consisting of large, round pustules, upon an indurated and inflamed base.

ectopianoun (n.) A morbid displacement of parts, especially such as is congenial; as, ectopia of the heart, or of the bladder.

ectoproctanoun (n. pl.) An order of Bryozoa in which the anus lies outside the circle of tentacles.

eczemanoun (n.) An inflammatory disease of the skin, characterized by the presence of redness and itching, an eruption of small vesicles, and the discharge of a watery exudation, which often dries up, leaving the skin covered with crusts; -- called also tetter, milk crust, and salt rheum.

edriophthalmanoun (n. pl.) A group of Crustacea in which the eyes are without stalks; the Arthrostraca.

egestanoun (n. pl.) That which is egested or thrown off from the body by the various excretory channels; excrements; -- opposed to ingesta.

elcajanoun (n.) An Arabian tree (Trichilia emetica). The fruit, which is emetic, is sometimes employed in the composition of an ointment for the cure of the itch.

eleutheromanianoun (n.) A mania or frantic zeal for freedom.

emgallanoun (n.) The South African wart hog. See Wart hog.

emmetropianoun (n.) That refractive condition of the eye in which the rays of light are all brought accurately and without undue effort to a focus upon the retina; -- opposed to hypermetropia, myopia, an astigmatism.

emphysemanoun (n.) A swelling produced by gas or air diffused in the cellular tissue.

empyemanoun (n.) A collection of blood, pus, or other fluid, in some cavity of the body, especially that of the pleura.

empyreumanoun (n.) The peculiar smell and taste arising from products of decomposition of animal or vegetable substances when burnt in close vessels.

emydeanoun (n. pl.) A group of chelonians which comprises many species of fresh-water tortoises and terrapins.

enaliosaurianoun (n. pl.) An extinct group of marine reptiles, embracing both the Ichthyosauria and the Plesiosauria, now regarded as distinct orders.

enarthrodianoun (n.) See Enarthrosis.

encaumanoun (n.) An ulcer in the eye, upon the cornea, which causes the loss of the humors.

encenianoun (n. pl.) A festival commemorative of the founding of a city or the consecration of a church; also, the ceremonies (as at Oxford and Cambridge, England) commemorative of founders or benefactors.

enchondromanoun (n.) A cartilaginous tumor growing from the interior of a bone.

enchylemmanoun (n.) 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.

enchymanoun (n.) The primitive formative juice, from which the tissues, particularly the cellular tissue, are formed.

encrinoideanoun (n. pl.) That order of the Crinoidea which includes most of the living and many fossil forms, having jointed arms around the margin of the oral disk; -- also called Brachiata and Articulata. See Illusts. under Comatula and Crinoidea.

encyclopedianoun (n.) Alt. of Encyclopaedia

encyclopaedianoun (n.) The circle of arts and sciences; a comprehensive summary of knowledge, or of a branch of knowledge; esp., a work in which the various branches of science or art are discussed separately, and usually in alphabetical order; a cyclopedia.

endophragmanoun (n.) A chitinous structure above the nervous cord in the thorax of certain Crustacea.

endoplasmanoun (n.) Same as Entoplasm and Endosarc.

endoplasticanoun (n. pl.) A group of Rhizopoda having a distinct nucleus, as the am/ba.

endopleuranoun (n.) The inner coating of a seed. See Tegmen.

endorhizanoun (n.) Any monocotyledonous plant; -- so named because many monocotyledons have an endorhizal embryo.

endostomanoun (n.) A plate which supports the labrum in certain Crustacea.

endothecanoun (n.) The tissue which partially fills the interior of the interseptal chambers of most madreporarian corals. It usually consists of a series of oblique tranverse septa, one above another.

endozoanoun (n. pl.) See Entozoa.

endymanoun (n.) See Ependyma.

enemanoun (n.) An injection, or clyster, thrown into the rectum as a medicine, or to impart nourishment.

enigmanoun (n.) A dark, obscure, or inexplicable saying; a riddle; a statement, the hidden meaning of which is to be discovered or guessed.
 noun (n.) An action, mode of action, or thing, which cannot be satisfactorily explained; a puzzle; as, his conduct is an enigma.

enheahedrianoun (n.) Alt. of Enheahedron

enneandrianoun (n.) A Linnaean class of plants having nine stamens.

enoplanoun (n. pl.) One of the orders of Nemertina, characterized by the presence of a peculiar armature of spines or plates in the proboscis.

entasianoun (n.) Tonic spasm; -- applied generically to denote any disease characterized by tonic spasms, as tetanus, trismus, etc.

enteralgianoun (n.) Pain in the intestines; colic.

enteropneustanoun (n. pl.) A group of wormlike invertebrates having, along the sides of the body, branchial openings for the branchial sacs, which are formed by diverticula of the alimentary canal. Balanoglossus is the only known genus. See Illustration in Appendix.

enthelminthanoun (n. pl.) Alt. of Enthelminthes

entomophaganoun (n. pl.) One of a group of hymenopterous insects whose larvae feed parasitically upon living insects. See Ichneumon, 2.
 noun (n. pl.) A group of marsupials which are partly insectivorous, as the opossum.
 noun (n. pl.) A group of edentates, including the ant-eaters.

entomostracanoun (n. pl.) One of the subclasses of Crustacea, including a large number of species, many of them minute. The group embraces several orders; as the Phyllopoda, Ostracoda, Copepoda, and Pectostraca. See Copepoda, Phyllopoda, and Cladocera.

entoproctanoun (n. pl.) A group of Bryozoa in which the anus is within the circle of tentacles. See Pedicellina.

entozoanoun (n. pl.) A group of worms, including the tapeworms, flukes, roundworms, etc., most of which live parasitically in the interior of other animals; the Helminthes.
 noun (n. pl.) An artificial group, including all kinds of animals living parasitically in others.
  (pl. ) of Entozoon

epanaphoranoun (n.) Same as Anaphora.

epeiranoun (n.) A genus of spiders, including the common garden spider (E. diadema). They spin geometrical webs. See Garden spider.

ependymanoun (n.) The epithelial lining of the ventricles of the brain and the canal of the spinal cord; endyma; ependymis.

ephanoun (n.) A Hebrew dry measure, supposed to be equal to two pecks and five quarts. ten ephahs make one homer.

ephemeranoun (n.) A fever of one day's continuance only.
 noun (n.) A genus of insects including the day flies, or ephemeral flies. See Ephemeral fly, under Ephemeral.
  (pl. ) of Ephemeron

ephyranoun (n.) A stage in the development of discophorous medusae, when they first begin to swim about after being detached from the strobila. See Strobila.

epiblemanoun (n.) The epidermal cells of rootlets, specially adapted to absorb liquids.

epichiremanoun (n.) A syllogism in which the proof of the major or minor premise, or both, is introduced with the premises themselves, and the conclusion is derived in the ordinary manner.

epigaeanoun (n.) An American genus of plants, containing but a single species (E. repens), the trailing arbutus.

epimeranoun (n. pl.) See Epimeron.
  (pl. ) of Epimeron

epiphonemanoun (n.) An exclamatory sentence, or striking reflection, which sums up or concludes a discourse.

epiphoranoun (n.) The watery eye; a disease in which the tears accumulate in the eye, and trickle over the cheek.
 noun (n.) The emphatic repetition of a word or phrase, at the end of several sentences or stanzas.

epistomanoun (n.) Alt. of Epistome

epithecanoun (n.) A continuous and, usually, structureless layer which covers more or less of the exterior of many corals.

epitheliomanoun (n.) A malignant growth containing epithelial cells; -- called also epithelial cancer.

epithemanoun (n.) A horny excrescence upon the beak of birds.

epitrochleanoun (n.) A projection on the outer side of the distal end of the humerus; the external condyle.

epochanoun (n.) See Epoch.

epopoeianoun (n.) An epic poem; epic poetry.

equinianoun (n.) Glanders.

eranoun (n.) A fixed point of time, usually an epoch, from which a series of years is reckoned.
 noun (n.) A period of time reckoned from some particular date or epoch; a succession of years dating from some important event; as, the era of Alexander; the era of Christ, or the Christian era (see under Christian).
 noun (n.) A period of time in which a new order of things prevails; a signal stage of history; an epoch.

ericanoun (n.) A genus of shrubby plants, including the heaths, many of them producing beautiful flowers.

errantianoun (n. pl.) A group of chaetopod annelids, including those that are not confined to tubes. See Chaetopoda.

erratanoun (n. pl.) See Erratum.
  (pl. ) of Erratum

erucanoun (n.) An insect in the larval state; a caterpillar; a larva.

erythemanoun (n.) A disease of the skin, in which a diffused inflammation forms rose-colored patches of variable size.

erythrinanoun (n.) A genus of leguminous plants growing in the tropics; coral tree; -- so called from its red flowers.

escharanoun (n.) A genus of Bryozoa which produce delicate corals, often incrusting like lichens, but sometimes branched.

eschscholtzianoun (n.) A genus of papaveraceous plants, found in California and upon the west coast of North America, some species of which produce beautiful yellow, orange, rose-colored, or white flowers; the California poppy.

estancianoun (n.) A grazing; a country house.

estufanoun (n.) An assembly room in dwelling of the Pueblo Indians.

etnanoun (n.) A kind of small, portable, cooking apparatus for which heat is furnished by a spirit lamp.

eudipleuranoun (n. pl.) The fundamental forms of organic life, that are composed of two equal and symmetrical halves.

eugenianoun (n.) A genus of myrtaceous plants, mostly of tropical countries, and including several aromatic trees and shrubs, among which are the trees which produce allspice and cloves of commerce.

eupepsianoun (n.) Alt. of Eupepsy

euphorbianoun (n.) Spurge, or bastard spurge, a genus of plants of many species, mostly shrubby, herbaceous succulents, affording an acrid, milky juice. Some of them are armed with thorns. Most of them yield powerful emetic and cathartic products.

euplectellanoun (n.) A genus of elegant, glassy sponges, consisting of interwoven siliceous fibers, and growing in the form of a cornucopia; -- called also Venus's flower-basket.

euplexopteranoun (n. pl.) An order of insects, including the earwig. The anterior wings are short, in the form of elytra, while the posterior wings fold up beneath them. See Earwig.

eupnaeanoun (n.) Normal breathing where arterialization of the blood is normal, in distinction from dyspnaea, in which the blood is insufficiently arterialized.

eurypteroideanoun (n. pl.) An extinct order of Merostomata, of which the genus Eurypterus is the type. They are found only in Paleozoic rocks.

euthanasianoun (n.) An easy death; a mode of dying to be desired.

euthyneuranoun (n. pl.) A large division of gastropod molluske, including the Pulmonifera and Opisthobranchiata.

exanthemanoun (n.) An efflorescence or discoloration of the skin; an eruption or breaking out, as in measles, smallpox, scarlatina, and the like diseases; -- sometimes limited to eruptions attended with fever.

excretanoun (n. pl.) Matters to be excreted.