What does apical mean?

Definitions for apicalˈeɪ pɪ kəl, ˈæp ɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apical(adj)

    situated at an apex


  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

  2. Origin: [L. apex, apicis, tip or summit.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Apical

    ap′ik-al, adj. relating to the apex, or top.—adv. Ap′ically. [See Apex.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apical in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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