abapical

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abapical (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Of or pertaining to something at its lowest point; designating the part opposite to the apex. [First attested in the mid 20th century.][1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 “abapical” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, ISBN 978-0-19-860457-0, page 2.
  2. ^ Mosby's Medical Dictionary, 9th edition, via Google Books.