browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z


  1  definition  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Entasis  \En"ta*sis\,  n.  [NL.,  from  Gr  ?  a  stretching;  fr  ?;  ? 
  in  +  ?  to  extend.] 
  1.  (Arch.)  A  slight  convex  swelling  of  the  shaft  of  a  column. 
  2.  (Med.)  Same  as  {Entasia}.