abapicale

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ab- (from, away from) +‎ apicale (apical)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ba.piˈka.le/
  • Stress: abapicàle
  • Hyphenation: a‧ba‧pi‧ca‧le

Adjective[edit]

abapicale (masculine and feminine plural abapicali)

  1. (anatomy) abapical
    Antonym: apical
    • 1983, Rivista italiana di paleontologia e stratigrafia - Volume 89, page 258:
      Conchiglia conica, corta, provvista di apice molto breve ed acuto, tendente a un più o meno accentuato rigonfiamento nella parte abapicale
      A short, conical shell, with a very short and acute apex, tending towards a more-or-less pronounced bulge in the abapical area

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