Meaning of AXIAL in English

AXIAL

[ax.i.al] adj (ca. 1847) 1: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of an axis

2. a: situated around, in the direction of, on, or along an axis b: extending in a direction essentially perpendicular to the plane of a cyclic structure (as of cyclohexane) "~ hydrogens"--compare equatorial -- ax.i.al.i.ty n -- ax.i.al.ly adv

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