apices


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a·pi·ces

 (ā′pĭ-sēz′, ăp′ĭ-)
n.
A plural of apex.

apices

(ˈæpɪˌsiːz; ˈeɪ-)
n
a plural of apex

a•pex

(ˈeɪ pɛks)

n., pl. a•pex•es, a•pi•ces (ˈeɪ pəˌsiz, ˈæp ə-)
1. the highest point; vertex; summit.
2. the tip or point: the apex of the tongue.
3. climax; peak: the apex of a career.
[1595–1605; < Latin]