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synonyms for axial

  • basic
  • essential
  • fundamental
  • important
  • key
  • paramount
  • pivotal
  • significant
  • cardinal
  • center
  • chief
  • dominant
  • interior
  • intermediate
  • leading
  • master
  • mean
  • median
  • middle
  • midway
  • primary
  • prime
  • radical
  • ruling
  • salient
  • umbilical
  • centric
  • centroidal
  • equidistant
  • focal
  • foremost
  • inmost
  • inner
  • mid
  • middlemost
  • midmost
  • nuclear
  • omphalic
  • outstanding
  • overriding
  • predominant

antonyms for axial

MOST RELEVANT
  • additional
  • auxiliary
  • extra
  • inessential
  • insignificant
  • minor
  • nonessential
  • secondary
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • unsubstantial
  • exterior
  • extreme
  • inferior
  • outer
  • outside
  • subordinate
  • peripheral
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How to use axial in a sentence

Chin’s team decided to call these leaves “axial” ones because they are closer to the woody stem — or axis — of the branch.
SOME REDWOOD LEAVES MAKE FOOD WHILE OTHERS DRINK WATERSOFIA QUAGLIAMAY 27, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
This exoskeleton differs from the main or axial skeleton of the higher animals, the latter being inside of the body.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
The trunk has its central axial backbone stripe and its lateral rib-lines.
COLOURATION IN ANIMALS AND PLANTSALFRED TYLOR
We thus see clearly that the dorsal stripe is directly related to the internal axial skeleton.
COLOURATION IN ANIMALS AND PLANTSALFRED TYLOR
He examined for instance the thorns of the Hawthorn, and saw that their structure was axial.
MAKERS OF BRITISH BOTANY; A COLLECTION OF BIOGRAPHIES BY LIVING BOTANISTSVARIOUS
At one point in this rim may be seen the embryo, consisting of a somewhat raised area with an axial groove (mg).
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
Fontaine similarly employed two concentric axial flow turbines formed in the same casing.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Let ri, ro be the radii of the inlet and outlet surfaces of the pump disk, di, do the clear axial width at those radii.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 1VARIOUS
Their body is always composed of two chief organs, the axial stem and the lateral leaves.
THE WONDERS OF LIFEERNST HAECKEL
The horizontal section (vertically to the chief axis) is round in the uniaxials and polygonal in the transverse-axial.
THE WONDERS OF LIFEERNST HAECKEL
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