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Synonyms and Antonyms of axis

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axis

synonym (synonym of axis)

  • (noun.group)
    a group of countries in special alliance (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.body)
    the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the center around which something rotates (noun.artifact)
     

hypernym (axis IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a group of countries in special alliance (noun.group)
    an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty (noun.group)
     
  • a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions (noun.cognition)
    a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent (noun.location)
     
  • the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head (noun.body)
    one of 7 vertebrae in the human spine located in the neck region (noun.body)
     
  • the center around which something rotates (noun.artifact)
    device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function (noun.artifact)
     
  • the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged (noun.plant)
    a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ (noun.plant)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF axis relation)

  • a group of countries in special alliance (noun.group)
    the group of countries whose currencies are tied to the British pound sterling (noun.group)
     
  • a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions (noun.cognition)
    one of the fixed reference lines of a coordinate system (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the longest axis of an ellipse or ellipsoid; passes through the two foci (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    one-half the major axis of an ellipse; the distance from the center of an ellipse to one end (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    the shorter or shortest axis of an ellipse or ellipsoid (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    one-half the minor axis of an ellipse (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a line that passes through the center of curvature of a lens so that light is neither reflected nor refracted (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    in a doubly refracting crystal, the line in the direction of which no double refraction occurs (noun.cognition)
     
  • the center around which something rotates (noun.artifact)
    axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the axis around which the major rotor of a helicopter turns (noun.artifact)
     
  • the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged (noun.plant)
    axis of a compound leaf or compound inflorescence (noun.plant)
     
  • (noun.plant)
    the fleshy axis of a spike often surrounded by a spathe (noun.plant)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head (noun.body)
    a toothlike process at the back of 2nd vertebra of the neck (noun.body)
     
  • the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged (noun.plant)
    the usually cylindrical central vascular portion of the axis of a vascular plant (noun.plant)
     

derivation (.... is derived from axis)

  • a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions (noun.cognition)
    relating to or attached to the axis (adj.pert)
     
  • the center around which something rotates (noun.artifact)
    of or relating to or resembling an axis of rotation (adj.pert)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part holonym derivation bloc axis vertebra axis of rotation mechanism cervical vertebra line alignment stalk stem pin pivot rotor head rotor shaft coordinate axis major axis odontoid process stele axial axile

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