Origin of apical
Related Words for apicalacute, pointed, finest, dominant, preeminent, leading, primary, excellent, elite, principal, keen, salient, fine, tapering, prime, superior, head, lead, crowning
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Historical Examples of apical
The coat of the inner ball is thin and papery, and opens by an apical mouth.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise
M. E. Hard
Apical: at, near or pertaining to the apex; usually of a wing.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
A small common central rod separates the two united pectoral feet from the two other spines (the caudal foot and the apical horn).
Apical horn half as long as the shell and the three feet; all four spines straight, cylindrical, with thickened club-shaped end.
But in the Eutympanida both rings exhibit one simple gate only, the apical and the basal rod of the sagittal ring being lost.