Definición de apical en inglés:

apical

Saltos de línea: ap¦ical
Pronunciación: /ˈeɪpɪk(ə)l
 
, ˈap-/

adjetivo

  • 1 technical Relating to or denoting an apex.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Shoot length was measured from the insertion point on the stem to the tangent line between the apices of the most apical green leaves.
    • Cell size was calculated by dividing the mean total apical area by the mean number of cells for each apex.
    • The top-most, or apical, bud of a shoot has dominance over all the lateral buds below it.
  • 2 Phonetics (Of a consonant) formed with the tip of the tongue at or near the front teeth or the alveolar ridge, for example th or trilled r.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • His contribution to the study of errors in apical consonant articulation are world famous.
    • Variations can be made by changing the shape of the tongue behind the apical closure.

Origen

early 19th century: from Latin apex, apic- (see apex) + -al.

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