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enclave

 [en´klāv]
tissue detached from its normal connection and enclosed within another organ.

en·clave

(en'klāv, ahn-klahv'),
An enclosure; a detached mass of tissue enclosed in tissue of another kind; seen especially in the case of isolated masses of gland tissue detached from the main gland.
[Fr. fr. L. clavis, key]

enclave

/en·clave/ (en´klāv) tissue detached from its normal connection and enclosed within another organ.

enclave

[en′klāv, enklāv′]
a detached mass of tissue enclosed in an organ or in a different kind of tissue.

en·clave

(en'klāv, on')
An enclosure; a detached mass of tissue enclosed in tissue of another kind; seen especially in the case of isolated masses of gland tissue detached from the main gland.
[Fr. fr. L. clavis, key]

enclave

tissue detached from its normal connection and enclosed within another organ.
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