What does Axil mean?

Axil meaning in General Dictionary

The angle or point of divergence involving the top part of a branch leaf or petiole in addition to stem or part from where it springs

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  • top of the direction between an axis and an offshoot eg a branch or leafstalk
  • The perspective or point of divergence between your top part of a branch, leaf, or petiole, and the stem or part that it springs.

Axil meaning in Names Dictionary

Variant of Axel: Father of peace.
Name Origin: Scandinavian
Name Gender: Male


Axil meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The perspective or point of divergence between your top part of a branch, leaf, or petiole, and stem or branch that it springs.


Sentence Examples with the word Axil

The main difference is that in Palaeostachya the sporangiophores, instead of standing midway between the whorls of bracts, are inserted immediately above them, springing, as it were, from the axil of the sterile verticil (fig.

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