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axillary

ax·il·lar·y

axillary

pronunciation:
aek s leI ri
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in anatomy, of, relating to, or in the region of the axilla.
definition 2: in botany, of, relating to, or situated in an axil.
 
part of speech: noun
inflections: axillaries
definition: (usu. pl.) any of the feathers that grow under a bird's wing; axillar.