Definitions for apicalˈeɪ pɪ kəl, ˈæp ɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•pi•calˈeɪ pɪ kəl, ˈæp ɪ-(adj.)

  1. of, at, or forming the apex.

  2. (of a speech sound) articulated principally with the tip of the tongue, as (t) or (d).

    Category: Phonetics

Origin of apical:

1820–30; < L apic-, s. of apexapex

a′pi•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. apical(adj)

    situated at an apex

Wiktionary

  1. apical(Adjective)

    of or connected with the apex

  2. apical(Adjective)

    situated at the growing tip of the plant or its roots, in comparison with intercalary growth situated between zones of permanent tissue.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apical(adj)

    at or belonging to an apex, tip, or summit

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