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a·bax·i·al

, abaxile (ab-ak'sē-ăl, -ak'sīl),
1. Lying outside the axis of any body or part.
2. Situated at the opposite extremity of the axis of a part.

abaxial

(ăb-ăk′sē-əl)
adj.
Located away from or on the opposite side of the axis, as of an organ or organism.

abaxial

[abak′sē·əl]
Etymology: L, ab, axis, from axle
1 pertaining to a position outside the axis of a body or structure.
2 pertaining to a position at the opposite extremity of a structure.

ab·ax·i·al

, abaxile (ab-ak'sē-ăl, -ak'sīl)
1. Lying outside the axis of any body or part.
2. Situated at the opposite extremity of the axis of a part.

abaxial

(of a leaf surface) facing away from the stem of the plant.

abax·i·al

, abaxile (ab-ak'sē-ăl, -ak'sīl)
1. Lying outside the axis of any body or body part.
2. Situated at the opposite extremity of the axis of a part.

abaxial

situated away from the axis of the body, limb or part.
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The mean values of papillae at the coronary corium, abaxial wall and sole thickness of the hoof thoracic and pelvic parts in this assessment, sole papillae were less thick, with a significant difference between the means obtained for the abaxial wall and sole (p < 0.
5 mm long, caducous on the old parts, intense on the young branches, distributed on the branches, stipules, petioles, rachis, leaflets, inflorescences, bracts, pedicels, margin with sepals and abaxial surface with the petals.
En la superficie abaxial los tricomas por lo general presentan ornamentacion en forma de papilas, papiloso-estriado, o estrias que se encuentran principalmente en las paredes anticlinales de la celula (Fig.
E, superficie abaxial del raquis de la fronde, raquis de la pinna y pinnulas.
For the abaxial surface, it was noted that the number of stomata per area was higher in leaves with more developed stages of growth for the susceptible biotype.
5-3 cm, base nearly round, truncate or slightly cuneate, margins with short and triangular teeth, each ending in a callose papilla, apex acuminate to cuspidate, green and often suffused with purple and slightly puberulous on the abaxial surface, venation brochidodromous, secondary veins 6-8 pairs, ascending in ca.
The anatomical characters studied were nature of adaxial and abaxial epidermis, occurrence of sclerenchyma strands and girders, number and position of vascular bundles, arrangement of chlorenchyma cells, nature of keel, and shape and distribution of bulliform cells.
To prepare the abaxial surface, the leaf were placed keeping its adaxial surface upward and then it were flooded with 88% cold lactic acid.
Em todas as malhas, o tamanho das celulas epidermicas na face adaxial foi maior que na face abaxial (Tabela 1).
Adaxial surface glabrous and abaxial surface glabrous to glabrescent, sometimes with stellate trichomes, or simple, dispersed mainly in the primary vein (midrib) and less times in secondary veins.
Corola rotacea, verde claro, tubo breve, lobulos oblongos pubescentes en la cara abaxial y base de la adaxial.