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ax·i·al

(ak'sē-ăl),
1. Relating to an axis. Synonym(s): axialis [TA], axile
2. Relating to or situated in the central part of the body, in the head and trunk as distinguished from the limbs, for example, axial skeleton.
3. In dentistry, relating to or parallel with the long axis of a tooth.
4. In radiology, an axial image is one obtained by rotating around the axis of the body, producing a transverse planar image, that is, a section transverse to the axis.

ax·i·al

(ak'sē-ăl) [TA]
1. Relating to an axis.
Synonym(s): axialis, axile.
2. Relating to or situated in the central part of the body, in the head and trunk as distinguished from the limbs, e.g., axial skeleton.
3. dentistry Relating to or parallel with the long axis of a tooth.
[L. axis, axle, + -al, adj. suffix]

axile

(of plant structures) attached to the central axis.
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Ovary 5-locular, deeply lobed, with axile to basal placentation, ovules numerous; style deeply impressed.
Ovary usually 4- or 5-locular, or 10-locular due to secondary division of each locule, with axile placentation, superior to inferior; style usually impressed; stigma truncate.
Ovary usually 5-locular, with axile placentation, superior; style impressed; stigma [+ or -] truncate.
Ovary usually 5-locular, with axile placentation, superior, rarely half inferior; style impressed; stigma truncate.
Ovary (3-)4-5(-7)-locular, or 10-locular due to secondary division of each locule, with axile placentation, inferior; style impressed; stigma [+ or -]truncate.
Ovary with several locules, the placentation axile (0); ovary with several locules, the placentation partly intruded parietal (1); ovary with a single locule, the placentation distinctly parietal throughout (2) 77.
Ovary 3-14-locular, with axile placentation, superior; styl e impressed or not; stigma truncate or expanded.
Ovary 5-locular, with axile placentation, superior; style slightly impressed, short and stout; stigma truncate.
Ovary 5-locular, with axile placentation, superior; style long, impressed; stigma not expanded.
Ovary (4-)5(-8), with axile to parietal placentation, with many ovules per locule, superior, style usually impressed, stigma sometimes expanded and lobed.
Ovary (2-)4-5(-14) carpellate, superior to inferior, with usually axile to intruded parietal placentation, rarely apical or basal; ovules 1 to many per carpel, anatropous to nearly campylotropous, unitegmic, tenuinucellate, the embryo sac usually of the Polygonum type; style short to long, hollow, sometimes expanded apically; stigma truncate to capitate or slightly to strongly lobed, sometimes cup shaped, funnel shaped, or flabellate to pinnatifid.
Ovary 5-locular, with axile placentation, several ovules in each cell, superior; style long, filiform, impressed.