axi-


a combining form meaning “axis”: axial; axilemma.

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, OCS osĭ, Old English eax
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axi- in Medicine

axi-

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Variant ofaxio-
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