Pronunciation: (en-dou'), [key]
1. to provide with a permanent fund or source of income: to endow a college.
2. to furnish, as with some talent, faculty, or quality; equip: Nature has endowed her with great ability.
3. Obs.to provide with a dower.
(of a life-insurance policy) to become payable; yield its conditions.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.