[ suhb-ap-i-kuh l, -ey-pi- ]
/ sʌbˈæp ɪ kəl, -ˈeɪ pɪ- /

adjective Anatomy.

located below the apex.

Origin of subapical

First recorded in 1840–50; sub- + apical
Related formssub·ap·i·cal·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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[ sŭb-ăpĭ-kəl, -āpĭ- ]


Located below the apex of a part.
Related formssub•api•cal•ly adv.
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