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a combining form meaning “axis”: axial; axilemma.
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Also axo-; especially before a vowel, ax- .

Origin of axi-

Combining form representing Latin axis “axle, wheel”; cognate with Greek áxōn, Sanskrit ákṣas, Lithuanian ašìs, Old Church Slavonic osĭ, Old English eax
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axi-

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Variant ofaxio-
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