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Definition of the adjective axile

What does axile mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. relating to or attached to the axis

Alternative definition of the adjective axile


  1. Situated in the axis of anything; as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed.

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Google previewA dictionary of science, literature and art, ed. by W.T. Brande assisted by J. Cauvin. ed. by W.T. Brande and G.W. Cox.3 vols (1865)

by William Thomas Brande

Flowers mono-di-chlamydeous, nnsynunetrical ; placentas axile ; calyx and corolla imbricated ; stamens definite, rarely indefinite; embryo with little or no albumen. Ex. Sapindacea, or Soapworts. Guttiferales. — Flowers mono-di- chlamydeous ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

-Flowers mono-di-chlamydeous; placentae axile; calyx valvate in aestivation; corolla imbricated or twisted; stamens definite or indefinite; embryo with little or no albumen. Ex. Malvaceae, or Mallowworts.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Biology (2009)

by Robert Hine, Daintith

If each carpel is itself joined before fusing with the other carpels thus giving a multilocular ovary, then the marginal placentae of the carpels fuse in the center of the ovary giving axile placentation, as in tulip. If the walls between the carpels of a ...

Google previewBeeton's Dictionary of universal information; comprising a complete summary of the moral, mathematical, physical and natural sciences [&c., ed. by S.O. Beeton and J. Sherer. Wanting pt. 13]. (1861)

by Samuel Orchart Beeton

Ovary superior; style single; stigmas equal in number to the placentas, which aro 2 or more, and either axile ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

auxotroph available nutrients available water Avena Averrhoa Avicennia avirulence genes avirulence proteins avocado pear awn axenic axes axial axil axile axillary axis axoneme Azadirachta Azalea Azollaceae Azotobacter ...

Google previewHow to Say it and Write it Correctly Now: The Ultimate Reference Book, Containing Practical Grammar, Punctuation, & Spelling Rules, Homonyms, Medical Terms, Layperson's Legal Dictionary, Major Art Terms -- And More! (2005)

by Santo J. Aurelio

entrails ax, axe - See "acts" axel - figure-skating maneuver axil - angle between branch and its axis axile - adj.

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

by Various

Axile,aks′il, adj.lyinginthe axisofanything, as anembryointheaxisofa seed .

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Axile Meaning

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Scrabble value of A1X8I1L1E1

The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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