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Meaning of apical by Wiktionary Dictionary

apical


    Etymology

    From apex .

    Adjective

    apical ( not comparable )

    1. of or connected with the apex
    2. ( botany, of a meristem ) situated at the growing tip of the plant or its roots, in comparison with intercalary growth situated between zones of permanent tissue .

    Coordinate terms

    • ( dentistry location adjectives ) anterior, apical, axial, buccal, cervical, coronal, distal, distobuccal, distolingual, facial, gingival, incisal, inferior, labial, lingual, mandibular, maxillary, mesial, mesiobuccal, mesiolingual, occlusal, palatal, posterior, proximal, superior, vestibular ( Category: en:Dentistry )

    Anagrams

    • Palaic


Explanation of apical by Wordnet Dictionary

apical


    Adjective
    1. situated at an apex



    Definition of apical by GCIDE Dictionary

    apical


    1. Apical a. [L. apex, apicis, tip or summit.] At or belonging to an apex, tip, or summit. Gray.