multiaxial

adjective
mul·​ti·​ax·​i·​al | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈak-sē-əl How to pronounce multiaxial (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multiaxial

: occurring along or operating in more than one axis concrete subjected to multiaxial stress the shoulder's multiaxial ball-and-socket joint

First Known Use of multiaxial

1858, in the meaning defined above

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“Multiaxial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiaxial. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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