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synonyms for apical

  • acuminate
  • barbed
  • edged
  • fine
  • honed
  • horned
  • jagged
  • keen
  • peaked
  • piercing
  • pointed
  • aciculate
  • acuate
  • acuminous
  • acute
  • briery
  • cuspate
  • cuspidate
  • ground fine
  • keen-edged
  • knife-edged
  • knifelike
  • lancinating
  • needle-pointed
  • needlelike
  • poin
  • culminating
  • highest
  • loftiest
  • topmost
  • upmost

antonyms for apical

MOST RELEVANT
  • blunt
  • dull
          • inferior
          • poor
          • secondary
          • subordinate
          • unimportant
          • below
          • least
          • lower
          • minor
          • submissive
          • low
          • lowest
          • second-rate
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            How to use apical in a sentence

            The trunk reaches up and branches into what are called apical dendrites.
            ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETS FINALLY YIELD CLUES TO HOW BRAINS LEARNANIL ANANTHASWAMYFEBRUARY 18, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
            When a piece of the stem of Bryophyllum is cut off and its leaves are removed, the two apical buds will grow out first.
            THE ORGANISM AS A WHOLEJACQUES LOEB
            Rotation of the distal phalanx necessitates a descent of its apical portion and there occurs a "dropped sole."
            LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
            In some of the Coleoptera I have found auditory rods in the apical segments, though this is by no means a common occurrence.
            THE DAWN OF REASONJAMES WEIR
            At the anterior end of the preoral lobe is a nervous thickening of the ectoderm called 226 the apical plate .
            ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 16, SLICE 2VARIOUS
            Fertile receptacle peduncled from an apical sinus of the thallus, radiately lobed.
            THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
            The dispersion of spores takes place through an apical mouth.
            THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
            The apical margin of the first segment of the abdomen rufo-fuscous.
            JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE LINNEAN SOCIETY - VOL. 3VARIOUS
            The egg is yellowish when first laid, and a day or two afterwards violet-brown rings appear above the base and the apical half.
            THE BUTTERFLIES OF THE BRITISH ISLESRICHARD SOUTH
            Occasionally, one or more small black spots, some with white pupils, are present below the apical one.
            THE BUTTERFLIES OF THE BRITISH ISLESRICHARD SOUTH
            SYNONYM OF THE DAY
            OCTOBER 26, 1985
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            WORDS RELATED TO APICAL

            • aciculate
            • acuate
            • acuminate
            • acuminous
            • acute
            • apical
            • barbed
            • briery
            • cuspate
            • cuspidate
            • edged
            • fine
            • ground fine
            • honed
            • horned
            • jagged
            • keen
            • keen-edged
            • knife-edged
            • knifelike
            • lancinating
            • needle-pointed
            • needlelike
            • peaked
            • piercing
            • poin
            • pointed
            Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.