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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Situated at an apex.

Usage examples (25)
  • Plowe and his colleagues tested a vaccine that targets a molecule on the malaria parasite known as apical membrane antigen 1 (AMA1).
  • Plants have a mechanism called apical dominance, by which axillary buds are prevented from growing at the same time as the terminal bud-the tip of the plant stem.
  • The apical margin of the first segment of the abdomen rufo-fuscous.
  • Abdomen conical, extending rather beyond the hind wings; apical tuft small. for more
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