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  Words related to axis

Related / Similar Words: axis of rotation, axis vertebra, bloc, Axis

 

Definition:
  • the center around which something rotates;
  • the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head;
  • a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions;
  • a group of countries in special alliance;
  • in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations; "the Axis opposed the Allies in World War II";
  • the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged;

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    Hyponyms: pivot, pin, rotor head, rotor shaft, coordinate axis, major axis, semimajor axis, minor axis, semiminor axis, principal axis, optic axis, sterling area, sterling bloc, scheduled territories, rachis, spadix

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: osa   Croatian: osa  
    Dutch: as   Finnish: akseli  
    French: axe   Frisian: as  
    German: Achse   Hebrew: ציר  
    Ido: axo   Italian: asse  
    Latvian: ass   Malayalam: അച്ചുതണ്ട്  
    Polish:   Portuguese: eixo  
    Russian: oсь   Slovak: os  
    Slovene: os   Spanish: eje  
    Swedish: axel   Telugu: అక్షము  
     
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