from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Located away from or on the opposite side of the axis, as of an organ or organism.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. A direction perpendicular to an axis or the coordinate that measures displacement in such a direction.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Away from the axis or central line; eccentric.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as abaxile.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. facing away from the axis of an organ or organism
ab- (“away from”) + axial (“axis”). (Wiktionary)