having a fluid flow parallel to an axis of rotation, as in a turbine.
- Axial muscle
axial muscle axial muscle n. Any of the the skeletal muscles of the trunk or head.
- Axial plate
axial plate axial plate n. The primitive streak of an embryo.
- Axial point
axial point axial point n. See nodal point.
- Axial strain
axial strain axial strain (āk’sē-əl) See under strain.