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coaxial

co·ax·i·al

coaxial

pronunciation:
ko aek si l
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part of speech: adjective
definition: placed on or having a common axis.
derivation: coaxially (adv.)
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The word coaxial contains the following parts:
co- Latin prefix that means with, together
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The prefix co- is a reduced form of com- often used before roots beginning with vowels, such as "ax" and "ev." It is also used with existing English words to indicate a role of fellowship (coworker) or that something is done together (cowrite) See com-.
ax Latin root that means axis