preaxial

adjective
pre·​ax·​i·​al | \ (ˌ)prē-ˈak-sē-əl How to pronounce preaxial (audio) \

Definition of preaxial

: situated in front of an axis of the body

First Known Use of preaxial

1872, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of preaxial was in 1872

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“Preaxial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preaxial. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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preaxial

adjective
pre·​ax·​i·​al | \ ˌprē-ˈak-sē-əl How to pronounce preaxial (audio) \

Medical Definition of preaxial

: situated in front of an axis of the body preaxial muscles

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