axioplasm ax·i·o·plasm (āk’sē-ə-plāz’əm)
Variant of axoplasm.
axioversion axioversion ax·i·o·ver·sion (āk’sē-ō-vûr’zhən, -shən) n. An abnormal inclination of the long axis of a tooth.
axipetal axipetal ax·ip·e·tal (āk-sĭp’ĭ-tl) adj. Centripetal.
the line about which a rotating body, such as the earth, turns. Mathematics. a central line that bisects a two-dimensional body or figure. a line about which a three-dimensional body or figure is symmetrical. Anatomy. a central or principal structure, about which something turns or is arranged: the skeletal axis. the second cervical vertebra. Botany. […]
x-axis (def 1). Also called axis of abscissas. (in a plane Cartesian coordinate system) the axis, usually horizontal, along which the abscissa is measured and from which the ordinate is measured. (in a three-dimensional Cartesian coordinate system) the axis along which values of x are measured and at which both y and z equal zero. […]