abapical


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ab·ap·i·cal

 (ăb-ăp′ĭ-kəl, -ā′pĭ-)
adj.
Being opposite to or directed away from the apex.

abapical

(æbˈeɪpɪkəl)
adj
(Biology) biology away from or opposite the apex
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The shell length is measured from the apex of the shell spire to the anterior (abapical) extremity, typically the siphonal canal (Fig.
Surface of abapical 3-4 whorls covered by much finer secondary sculpture of 3-6 thin, irregularly disposed elevated lines per major ridge and an irregular incremental sculpture.
Translation (T) affected the abapical migration of the aperture along the columella.