Adjective "Axis" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Axis


    Definition:

    1. the line about which a rotating body, such as the earth, turns.

    2. Mathematics. a central line that bisects a two-dimensional body or figure. a line about which a three-dimensional body or figure is symmetrical.

    3. Anatomy. a central or principal structure, about which something turns or is arranged: the skeletal axis. the second cervical vertebra.

    4. Botany. the longitudinal support on which organs or parts are arranged; the stem and roo

    Origin:
    axis

    Examples:

    "powers can be axis."

    "deserters can be axis."

    "battles can be axis."