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Definition of the adjective abaxial
What does abaxial mean as an attribute of a noun?
- facing away from the axis of an organ or organism
Alternative definition of the adjective abaxial
- [botany] On the side that is away from the axis or central line, usually on the underside.
- [mathematics] A direction perpendicular to an axis or the coordinate that measures displacement in such a direction.
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by Edward Boden
Heel Bruising & crack erosion Abaxial. Abaxial. white-line junction crack crack Median toe Crack Median toe crack ...
by Michael Allaby
abaxial. Of a surface, directed away from the axis. Compare ADAXIAL. Abies. (fir) (family *Pinaceae) A genus of coniferous trees in which the leaves are crowded on the twigs, often approximately in 2 rows; they are needlelike and single, ...
by Editorial Board
The xylem typically lies adaxial with phloem positioned abaxial.
by E.G. Gregorich, L. W. Turchenek, M.R. Carter, Denis A. Angers
abaxial (botany) Facing away from the stem of a plant (e.g., the undersurface of a leaf). See adaxial. abaxial Abbe refractometer An instrument used for determining the refractive index of liquids, minerals, and gemstones. Its operation is based ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
obliged 515 obstinately wrong obliged appreciative, beholden, bound, compelled , grateful, indebted, thankful obligedlo owe obliging amiable, cheerful, complaisant, co-operative, courteous, friendly, helpful, polite, solicitous oblique abaxial, ...
by Myrna Breskin, Kevin Dumith, Enid Pearsons, Robert Seeman
from< away< off> for example, abaxial. abandonment ¶‰ ban¢d‰n m‰nt¶ premature termination of treatment by a health care provider without notice or the patient&s consent. abasia ¶‰ ba¢zh‰¶ inability ...
by Casey Albert Wood
Abaxial. Not situated in the line of the axis. Abbacinate. To deprive of sight by placing a red-hot copper basin close to the eyes: a mode of punishment employed in the middle ages. Also spelled abacinate. Abbacination. The act or process of ...
by Charles Annandale
CONTAINING ABAXIAL Additions to articles are marked [add.] ADOPTABLE Abaxial, Abaxile (ab-ak'si-al, ab-ak'sil), a. [Prefix ab, and axis...] Not in the axis; specifically, in bot applied to the embryo when out of the axis of the seed. Balfour.
Abaxial, Abaxile (ab-ak'se-al, ab-ak'sil) [L. ač A. See Sign. 1. A lowering or a Not affecting a Affected with or pertaining in the ABDOMINOHYSTEROTOMY Abbé- Zeiss counting-cell. See Thoma-Zeiss. A. B. C. method. Deodorization of sewage ...
A Dictionary of Scientific Terms, Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botony, Zoology, Anatomy, Cyctology, Embroyology, Physiology (1920)
by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
abaxial (äbäk'släl) a. [L. ab, from ; axis, axle.] Pert. that surface of any structure which is remote or turned away from the axis (biol.). abaxile (äbäk sïl) a. [L. ab, from ; axis, axle.] Appl. an embryo in which the axis has not the same direction as the ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3A1X8I1A1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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