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English Dictionary: endowed by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. provided or supplied or equipped with (especially as by inheritance or nature); "a well-endowed college"; "endowed with good eyesight"; "endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights"
    Antonym(s): unendowed
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Endow \En*dow"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Endowed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
      {Endowing}.] [OF. endouer; pref. en- (L. in) + F. douer to
      endow, L. dotare. See {Dower}, and cf. 2d {Endue}.]
      1. To furnish with money or its equivalent, as a permanent
            fund for support; to make pecuniary provision for; to
            settle an income upon; especially, to furnish with dower;
            as, to endow a wife; to endow a public institution.
                     Endowing hospitals and almshouses.      --Bp.
      2. To enrich or furnish with anything of the nature of a gift
            (as a quality or faculty); -- followed by with, rarely by
            of; as, man is endowed by his Maker with reason; to endow
            with privileges or benefits.
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