axillary definition

  • adjective:
    • Anatomy Of, associated with, or positioned close to the axilla.
    • Botany Of, relating to, or based in an axil.
    • Of or related to the axilla or armpit; because, axillary gland, artery, nerve.
    • positioned in, or rising from, an axil; of or pertaining to an axil.
    • Of or pertaining to the axilla or armpit.
    • Situated in, or increasing from, an axil; of or related to an axil.
    • of or concerning the armpit
    • of or relating to the axil
    • Anatomy Of, relating to, or located close to the axilla.
    • Botany Of, regarding, or located in an axil.
    • Of or with respect to the axilla or armpit; since, axillary gland, artery, nerve.
    • operating out of, or rising from, an axil; of or related to an axil.
    • Of or pertaining to the axilla or armpit.
    • located in, or rising from, an axil; of or pertaining to an axil.
    • of or concerning the armpit
    • of or concerning the axil
  • noun:
    • Variant of axillar.
    • just like axillar.
    • into the Crinoidea, the pentagonal plate which aids the branched hands.
    • Variant of axillar.
    • just like axillar.
    • into the Crinoidea, the pentagonal plate which supports the branched hands.
  • others:
    • In anatomy, pertaining to the axilla; contained in the axilla: as, the axillary boundaries; the axillary vessels.
    • inside arthropod creatures, with respect to an articulation or joint: stated of parts that are attached to the point of union of two bones or any other movable areas of the body.
    • In botany, regarding or growing through the axil (of plants). See cut under axil.
    • In physiology, pertaining to the axilla; within the axilla: since, the axillary boundaries; the axillary vessels.
    • within the arthropod animals, with respect to an articulation or joint: said of parts that are attached to the point of union of two joints or any other movable body parts.
    • In botany, regarding or growing from the axil (of flowers). See cut under axil.

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