adjective ad·ax·i·al \(ˌ)a-ˈdak-sē-əl\

Definition of ADAXIAL

:  situated on the same side as or facing the axis (as of an organ) <the adaxial or upper surface of a leaf>

First Known Use of ADAXIAL

circa 1900


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