apical

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Etymology[edit]

From apex.

Adjective[edit]

apical ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of or connected with the apex.
  2. (botany, of a meristem) Situated at the growing tip of the plant or its roots, in comparison with intercalary growth situated between zones of permanent tissue.
  3. (linguistics, of a sound) Produced with the tip of the tongue.

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Noun[edit]

apical ‎(plural apicals)

  1. (phonetics) A sound produced by obstructing the air passage with the tip of the tongue.

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Adjective[edit]

apical m, f ‎(plural apicales)

  1. apical
  2. (botany) apical
  3. (linguistics) apical