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Definition of the adjective adaxial
What does adaxial mean as an attribute of a noun?
- nearest to or facing toward the axis of an organ or organism
Alternative definition of the adjective adaxial
- [botany] On the side that is towards the axis or central line, usually on the upper side.
- antonym: abaxial
- (developmental biology) adjacent to the axis, or in vertebrates the notochord.
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Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Insecticide Application: The Dose Transfer Process, Figure 8 The adaxial surface of a rosemary leaf. The circular objects are glands. The leaf has a little bit of dirt that has splashed onto the leaf surface (Courtesy of Molecular and Cellular ...
by Frank J. Dye
acrocephaly 2 adaxial acrocephaly also called oxycephaly is a condition in which the head is roughly conical in shape caused by premature suture closure. acrogen a nonflowering plant that grows only at the apex, as in a fern. acron the ...
by John Christopher Willis
able to originate ecads Adaptation, 25, 26 Adaxial (side), towards the axis Adder's tongue, Ophioglossum ...
by Michael Allaby
adaxial Of a surface, directed towards the axis. Compare ABAXIAL. adder's tongue See OPHIOGLOSSUM. additive genetic variance See HERITABILITY. adelphoparasite A parasite (see PARASITISM) that has as its ...
by Frank J. Dye
See: adaxial. abdominal cavity or peritoneal cavity, derived from the coelom and containing much of the viscera (internal organs). ABO blood typing system a system of typing human blood, for the purpose of blood transfusion. aboral surface ...
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Scrabble value of A1D2A1X8I1A1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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