indwelling

  • 1 Indwelling — In dwell ing, n. Residence within, as in the heart. [1913 Webster] The personal indwelling of the Spirit in believers. South. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 indwelling — index ingrained Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 indwelling — (n.) act of residing, late 14c. (WyclifáпїЅпїЅs translation of L. inhabitatio), prp. of obsolete indwell, from IN (Cf. in) + DWELL (Cf. dwell). He also used indweller for L. inhabitans …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 indwelling — adjective existing or residing as an inner activating spirit or force or principle an indwelling divinity an indwelling goodness • Similar to: ↑inward …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 5 Indwelling — Indwell In dwell , v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Indwelt}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Indwelling}.] To dwell in; to abide within; to remain in possession. [1913 Webster] The Holy Ghost became a dove, not as a symbol, but as a constantly indwelt form. Milman.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 indwelling — adjective Date: 1646 1. being an inner activating or guiding force 2. left within a bodily organ or passage especially to promote drainage used of an implanted tube (as a catheter) …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 indwelling — in·dwell·ing (ĭnʹdwĕl ĭng) adj. 1. Dwelling or residing within. 2. Placed or implanted within the body, as a catheter or electrode. n. An inner presence, as of a spirit or power. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 indwelling — 1. noun A dwelling within, especially lodgement or habitation in the mind or soul. 2. adjective a) implanted within the body b) ex …

    Wiktionary

  • 9 indwelling — in·dwell·ing in .dwel iŋ adj left within a bodily organ or passage to maintain drainage, prevent obstruction, or provide a route for administration of food or drugs used of an implanted tube (as a catheter) * * * in·dwell·ing (inґdwel ing)… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 10 indwelling — Synonyms and related words: accessible, at hand, attendant, available, congenital, constitutional, deep seated, esoteric, essential, essentiality, fundamentality, immanence, immanent, immediate, implanted, implicit, in view, inalienable, inbeing …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 indwelling — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Forming an essential element, as arising from the basic structure of an individual: built in, congenital, connatural, constitutional, elemental, inborn, inbred, indigenous, ingrained, inherent, innate, intrinsic,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 12 indwelling — in·dwell || ‚ɪn dwel v. reside, live, inhabit; dwell within the heart or mind …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 indwelling — adjective Medicine (of a catheter, needle, etc.) fixed in a person s body for a long period of time. → indwell …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 14 indwelling —  Пребывание …

    Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • 15 indwelling — /ˈɪndwɛlɪŋ/ (say indweling) adjective 1. inhabiting, dwelling within. 2. Medicine of or relating to an object left in a part of the body after introduction, as a catheter, needle, etc …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 Indwelling bladder catheter — A flexible plastic tube (a catheter) inserted into the bladder that remains ( dwells ) there to provide continuous urinary drainage. The principal type of indwelling bladder catheter is the Foley which has a balloon on the bladder end. After the… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 17 indwelling catheter — a hollow tube left implanted in a body canal or organ, esp. the bladder, to promote drainage. [1930 35] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 18 indwelling catheter — noun A catheter left inside the body, either temporarily or permanently …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 indwelling catheter — a urethral catheter that is held in position in the urethra …

    Medical dictionary

  • 20 indwelling catheter — a hollow tube left implanted in a body canal or organ, esp. the bladder, to promote drainage. [1930 35] …

    Useful english dictionary


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