Noun(1) a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions(2) the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged(3) in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations(4) a group of countries in special alliance(5) the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head(6) the center around which something rotates
(1) ├ö├ç├┐There's a row of handholds that way,├ö├ç├û Eaton said, pointing down the long axis of the ship.(2) In order to facilitate comparison among layers, all angles were measured as acute angles relative to the horizontal axis of the body.(3) the Anglo-American axis(4) Mathematicians have developed algorithms for finding the roots of polynomial equations without having to plot graphs and locate where curves cross the x axis .(5) In addition, the stems (including the axis of the inflorescence) serve as temporary storage sites.(6) Thus shear loading mechanisms may play a central role in integrative models of the vertebrate body axis .(7) In spite of, or perhaps because of, the relative dearth of information on the vertebrate body axis , a groundswell of interest and activity is underway.(8) the Earth revolves on its axis once every 24 hours(9) The pond runs down the central axis , bringing the core of the garden to its shores.(10) This is the architecture that supports and is supported by the vertebrate axis , namely the notochord or vertebral column.(11) Until now, Europe has been seen as more left wing than the US-UK axis .(12) And if you want even more space you can move the middle seat rearward and adjust the two seats on a diagonal axis to the centre of the car, making a more comfortable four-seater.(13) This group is morphologically characterized by boat-shaped extrafloral nectar cups and a long inflorescence axis exhibiting a more racemose arrangement of the flowers.(14) The Franco-German axis is the driving force behind the new constitution.(15) The eastern corner where the main entrance is set is even symmetrical about its diagonal axis , the entrance doors being placed to either side of a completely square stair tower.(16) Imagine an enormous bowl, too wide to see across, that's spinning, much like the earth, in two ways at once: around its own axis , and in orbit of a point outside itself.
(1) axis of evil :: as van die kwaad
1. center line ::
2. alliance ::
3. bloc ::
4. axis of rotation ::
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