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axillary


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Axillary  \Ax"il*la*ry\,  a.  [See  {Axil}.] 
  1.  (Anat.)  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  axilla  or  armpit;  as 
  axillary  gland,  artery,  nerve. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Situated  in  or  rising  from  an  axil;  of  or 
  pertaining  to  an  axil.  ``Axillary  buds.''  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  axillary 
  adj  1:  (botany)  of  or  relating  to  the  axil  [syn:  {alar}] 
  2:  (anatomy)  of  or  relating  to  the  armpit;  "axillary  gland" 




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