Origin of axial
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- relating to, forming, or characteristic of an axis
- situated in, on, or along an axis
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Word Origin and History for subaxial
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Located below the axis of the body or a body part.
- Relating to or characterized by an axis; axile.
- Relating to or situated in the head and trunk region of the body.
- Relating to or parallel with the long axis of a tooth.
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