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axes

noun , plural of ax

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the termination of the employment of an employee or a work force often temporarily
  • the company was hemorrhaging money, so 700 employees would soon be given the ax
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axes

noun , plural of axis

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1 a thing or place that is of greatest importance to an activity or interest
  • in addition to being the suburb's social axis, the country club is the place where deals are made and partnerships are forged
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2 an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection
  • an axis of previously nonaligned nations
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