Axile
Axile Ax"ile ([a^]ks"[i^]l), a. Situated in the axis of anything; as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed. --Gray. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • axile — axile …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • axile — [ aksil ] adj. • 1697; du lat. axis « axe », d apr. ductile, tactile ♦ Sc. Qui forme un axe. Filaments axiles. Bot. Placentation axile. Organes axiles. ● axile adjectif Se dit d un mode de placentation des ovules végétaux où ceux ci sont groupés… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • axile — [ak′sil, ak′sīl΄] adj. [ AX(IS) + ILE] Bot. in or of the axis …   English World dictionary

  • axile — belonging to or situated in an axis …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • axile — /ak suyl/, adj. Bot. in or of an axis. [1835 45; < L ax(is) AXIS1 + ILE] * * * …   Universalium

  • axile — adjective Situated in the axis of anything; as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed. See Also: axial, axis …   Wiktionary

  • axile — SYN: axial (1). * * * ax·ile ak .sīl adj relating to or situated in an axis …   Medical dictionary

  • axile — (a ksi l ) adj. Terme de botanique. Qui a rapport à l axe d une plante. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Axe …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • axile — adj. belonging to the axis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • axile — ax·ile …   English syllables

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”