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axile

[ak-sahyl] /ˈæk saɪl/
adjective, Botany.
1.
in or of an axis.
Origin of axile
1835-1845
1835-45; < Latin ax(is) axis1 + -ile
Related forms
subaxile, adjective
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axile

/ˈæksɪl; -saɪl/
adjective
1.
(botany) of, relating to, or attached to the axis
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axile in Medicine

axile ax·ile (āk'sīl)
adj.
Axial.

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