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Apices at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Apex \A"pex\, n.; pl. E. {Apexes}; L. {Apices}. [L.]
1. The tip, top, point, or angular summit of anything; as,
the apex of a mountain, spire, or cone; the apex, or tip,
of a leaf.

2. (Mining) The end or edge of a vein nearest the surface.
[U.S.]

{Apex of the earth's motion} (Astron.), that point of the
heavens toward which the earth is moving in its orbit.

Apices \Ap"i*ces\, n. pl.
See {Apex}.

apices at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

apices
See {apex}

apex
n 1: the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the
pyramid" [syn: {vertex}, {peak}, {acme}]
2: the point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun and
solar system appear to be moving relative to the fixed
stars [syn: {solar apex}, {apex of the sun's way}] [ant: {antapex}]
[also: {apices} (pl)]

apices at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

apices
  • Inter: plural of » apex

  • Latin

    Noun

    apicēs {{m}}
  • Inter: inflection of » apex||nom|p|lang=la
    1. Inter: inflection of » apex||acc|p|lang=la
    2. Inter: inflection of » apex||voc|p|lang=la


    Category: Category:Latin noun forms -
    Translation: ar » apices
    Translation: fa » apices
    Translation: fr » apices
    Translation: ku » apices
    Translation: mg » apices
    Translation: my » apices
    Translation: ps » apices
    Translation: sv » apices
    Translation: ta » apices
    Translation: vi » apices

  • ápices at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Galician==

    Noun

    ápices
  • Inter: plural of » ápice|lang=gl