axis


axis
Synonyms and related words:
Bund, Rochdale cooperative, air line, alliance, anthrophore, arbor, assemblage, association, axle, axle bar, axle shaft, axle spindle, axle-tree, band, bearing, beeline, bloc, body, bole, cane, carpophore, caudex, caulicle, caulis, center, center of action, center of gravity, centroid, centrum, chord, coalition, college, combination, combine, common market, confederacy, confederation, consumer cooperative, cooperative, cooperative society, core, corps, council, credit union, culm, customs union, dead center, diagonal, diameter, direct line, directrix, distaff, economic community, edge, epicenter, federation, footstalk, free trade area, fulcrum, funicule, funiculus, gang, gimbal, great-circle course, group, grouping, gudgeon, haulm, heart, hinge, hingle, horizontal axis, hub, kernel, leafstalk, league, machine, mandrel, marrow, medulla, metacenter, middle, mob, nave, navel, normal, nub, nucleus, oarlock, omphalos, partnership, pedicel, peduncle, perpendicular, petiole, petiolule, petiolus, pin, pintle, pith, pivot, pole, political machine, radiant, radius, radius vector, reed, rest, resting point, right line, ring, rowlock, secant, seedstalk, segment, shortcut, side, society, spear, spindle, spire, stalk, stem, stipe, stock, storm center, straight, straight course, straight line, straight stretch, straightaway, straw, streamline, swivel, tangent, thole, tholepin, tigella, transversal, trunk, trunnion, umbilicus, union, vector, yaw

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  • Axis — Ax is, n.; pl. {Axes}. [L. axis axis, axle. See {Axle}.] A straight line, real or imaginary, passing through a body, on which it revolves, or may be supposed to revolve; a line passing through a body or system around which the parts are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Axis — may refer to:In politics: *A parameter used in describing political spectrum *Axis of evil, U.S. President George W. Bush s description of Iran, Iraq, and North Korea *Axis powers of World War IIIn science: *Axis (anatomy), the second cervical… …   Wikipedia

  • Axis — steht für: Axis (Halswirbel), der zweite Halswirbel Axis (Holzschnitzerei), Kreidegrund auf spätmittelalterlichen Holzplastiken Apache Axis, eine SOAP Engine New Axis Airways, eine französische Fluggesellschaft Axis Allies, ein Brettspiel Axis of …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • axis — axis1 [ak′sis] n. pl. axes [ak′sēz΄] [L, axle, axis < IE * aks < base * aĝ (see ACT1) > OE eax, ON ǫxull, Gr axōn, L axilla] 1. a real or imaginary straight line on which an object rotates or is regarded as rotating [the axis of a… …   English World dictionary

  • axis — (n.) 1540s, imaginary straight line around which a body (such as the Earth) rotates, from L. axis axle, pivot, axis of the earth or sky, from PIE *aks axis (Cf. O.E. eax, O.H.G. ahsa axle; Gk. axon axis, axle, wagon; Skt. aksah an axle, axis,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Axis — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término axis puede referirse a: la vértebra cervical axis; el género de ciervos Axis; la ONG peruana AXISPERU el sello discográfico Axis; el grupo de rock mexicano Axis. En servicios web, Apache Axis es una… …   Wikipedia Español

  • axis — ÁXIS s.n. A doua vertebră cervicală, care se articulează cu atlasul1. – Din lat. axis, fr. axis. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  áxis (anat.) s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ÁXIS …   Dicționar Român

  • Axis — Records  рекорд лейбл расположенный в Чикаго и специализирующийся на выпуске техно музыки. Основан в 1992 году и принадлежит Джеффу Миллзу (англ. Jeff Mills), который является главным (и практически единственным) артистом выпускающим на …   Википедия

  • axis — m. anat. Segunda vértebra cervical. Su nombre deriva precisamente porque su apófisis odontoides sirve de eje de rotación para los movimientos de la cabeza. Medical Dictionary. 2011. axis …   Diccionario médico

  • axis — UK US /ˈæksɪs/ noun [C] (plural axes /ˈæksiːz/) ► GRAPHS & CHARTS one of two or more fixed lines on a graph: horizontal/vertical axis »We can label the axes time is on the horizontal axis, and the amount (or value) of money is shown on the… …   Financial and business terms

  • axis — 1. (a ksis ) s. m. Terme d anatomie. La seconde vertèbre du cou. Vertèbre ainsi dite parce que l apophyse odontoïde, qui en fait partie, logée entre l arc antérieur de l atlas et le ligament transverse, sert en quelque sorte de pivot aux… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré


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