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ax·il·lar·y

 (ăk′sə-lĕr′ē)
adj.
1. Anatomy Of, relating to, or located near the axilla.
2. Botany Of, relating to, or located in an axil: axillary bud.
n.
Variant of axillar.

axillary

(ækˈsɪlərɪ)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or near the armpit
2. (Botany) botany growing in or related to the axil: an axillary bud.
n, pl -laries
(Zoology) (usually plural) Also called: axillar one of the feathers growing from the axilla of a bird's wing

ax•il•lar•y

(ˈæk səˌlɛr i)

adj., n., pl. -lar•ies. adj.
1. of or pertaining to the axilla.
2. pertaining to an axil.
n.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.axillary - of or relating to the axilaxillary - of or relating to the axil    
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
2.axillary - of or relating to the armpitaxillary - of or relating to the armpit; "axillary gland"
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Translations

ax·il·lar·y

a. axilar, rel. a la axila.

axillary

adj axilar
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Of the 20 patients, lesions were bilateral axillary in 9, sternal in 3, unilateral axillary in 3, bilateral axillary and sternal in 1, bilateral axillary and postauricular in 1, bilateral axillary and inguinal in 1, inguinal in 1, and gluteal and axillary in 1 [Table 1].
Granulomatous diseases are known to cause axillary lymph node involvement, and they have been reported in any part of the body as secondary to malignancies (2).
One of these shoots is the main axis of the plant and the others are axillary shoots (innovations = basal branches) generated in the basal zone of short intemodes or iterative innovation zone (Rua & Weberling, 1998).
has presented positive confirmatory Phase 2b study (CL-203) results with sofpironium bromide for the topical treatment of primary axillary hyperhidrosis at the 76th American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting in San Diego, California, the company said.
It continues along the lateral border of the biceps muscle to the deltopectoral groove and perforates the clavipectoral fascia to drain into the axillary vein [2].
Keywords: Axillary web syndrome; pain; physical therapy.
Benign and malignant pathology can develop in breast tissue, even if the mammary tissue is localized in ectopic foci in the axillary area.
Along its cranial course, the subclavian artery first gave off the sternoclavicular artery, and then the axillary artery, intercostal artery and finally internal and external thoracic arteries.
Axillary Web Syndrome (AWS), also known as lymphatic cording, refers to a condition in which a rope-like soft-tissue density develops in the axilla.