operating out of the axis of everything as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed
- concerning or attached to the axis
- positioned in the axis of such a thing; as an embryo which is based on the axis of a seed.
(a.) Situated in the axis of everything; as an embryo which lies in the axis of a seed.
Carpellary leaves, and that in the progress of development these leaves separated from them, leaving the placentas and ovules free in the centre; or by supposing that the placentas are not marginal but axile formations, produced by an elongation of the axis, and the carpels verticillate leaves, united together around the axis.