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axile

[ak-sahyl]
adjective Botany.
  1. in or of an axis.
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Origin of axile

1835–45; < Latin ax(is) axis1 + -ile
Related formssub·ax·ile, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for axile

axile

adjective
  1. botany of, relating to, or attached to the axis
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axile in Medicine

axile

(ăksīl)
adj.
  1. Axial.
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