a combining form meaning “axis”: axial; axilemma.
- axelrod, julius,
- axial angle,
- axial current,
- axial filament,
- axial hyperopia
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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