noun, plural a·pex·es, a·pi·ces [ey-puh-seez, ap-uh-]. /ˈeɪ pəˌsiz, ˈæp ə-/.
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In Colorado, proponents say reintroduction will create a healthy corridor for the apex predators between Canada and Mexico, and that wolves create a positive trophic cascade for ecosystems.
That cycle hit a new apex this week, when the New York Post published a report that raised numerous red flags suggesting a disinformation effort.Five falsehoods spurring Republican concern about the election|Philip Bump|October 15, 2020|Washington Post
Bereaved widow Eve Harrington emerges from the shadowy alley in a rain-soaked trench coat, worms her way into stage actress Margo Channing’s inner-circle, then schemes and backstabs her way to the apex of the theater world.
Images of the interior show sunlight pouring through an oculus at its apex.Apple’s ‘most ambitious’ new store is a departure from its signature design|claychandler|September 8, 2020|Fortune
Both figures have fallen since the apex of pandemic lockdowns in May, but they remain above the peak of the Great Recession in 2009.
But the KKK actually reached its apex of influence during the 1920s.A Brief History of Wingnuts in America; From George Washington to Woodstock|John Avlon|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He died at the apex, after one of the best rides of his life, in the oldest rodeo.
Its placing at the apex of British life is itself a little nuts, as the Ovation series shows.
The Gospel Tent at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, which opens today, is where Southern culture achieves an apex.The Cradle of Jazz, Blues and Gospel Endlessly Rocking|Jason Berry|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It allows us to see ourselves as the apex of history, the culmination of an inevitable, upward surge of improvement.How ‘Cosmos’ Bungles the History of Religion and Science|David Sessions|March 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The upper wings are white, with a posterior broad black subtriangular border, having two or three white spots at the apex.
And, lastly, that at the apex of the nucleus the radicle of the future Embryo would constantly be found.
He considers the centre of the hilum as the base, and the chalaza, where it exists, as the natural apex of the seed.
The extreme apex is bifid, the lower process being rounded, the upper more pointed.Genera and Subgenera of Chipmunks|John A. White
It is the crown and apex of all bad language, the coping-stone of all systems of verbal aggression and abuse.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman