enchymatous

adjective
en·​chym·​a·​tous | \ enˈkimətəs, eŋˈk- \

Definition of enchymatous

of gland cells
: distended with secretion

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History and Etymology for enchymatous

New Latin enchymat-, enchyma infusion (from Greek, from enchein to pour in, infuse, from en in + chein to pour) + English -ous

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“Enchymatous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enchymatous. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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