Member of the axin family. Interacts with GSK-3 and b -catenin. By enhancing phosphorylation and thus the subsequent degradation of b -catenin, inhibits axis formation in Xenopusembryos.
The upper (usually acute) angle between a leaf stalk and the stem from which it branches.
The angle between a stem and an attached leaf.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22034
The angle formed between a leaf stalk and the stem to which it is attached. In flowering plants, buds develop in the axils of leaves.Found on http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/glossary/glossary_8.html
The area between the base of a leaf-stalk and the stem. Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/gardening/htbg/glossary/axil.shtml
- the upper angle between an axis and an offshoot such as a branch or leafstalkFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=axil
The angle between the stem and either a leaf stalk or a lateral branch.
Found on http://www.botanicalkeys.co.uk/flora/content/glossary.html
The upper angle formed by a leaf or branch with a stem. Things that pop out in the axils are called AXILLARY.
Found on http://www.swsbm.com/ManualsMM/MedHerbGloss2.txt
The more-or-less V-shaped angle made by the junction between a leaf and a stem or twig.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20901
[ Latin axilla
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The angle or point of divergence between the upper side of a branch, leaf, or petiole, and the stem or branch from which it springs. Gray. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/155
<plant biology> The upper angle formed by a leaf or branch and the axis bearing it (main stem). ... (02 Jan 1998) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
the upper angle between an axis and an offshoot such as a branch or leafstalkFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=axil
• (n.) The angle or point of divergence between the upper side of a branch, leaf, or petiole, and the stem or branch from which it springs.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/axil/
Type: Term Pronunciation: ak′sil Synonyms: axillaFound on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=8908
The angular space between a growing leaf, bract, or branch and the stem from which it grows. Buds or shoots that grow in axils are known as axiliary buds and shoots.Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/A/axil.html
The point where a leaf meets the stem of a plantFound on http://www.neonaturalist.com/nature/nature_glossary.html
In botany, the axil is the angle between the upper surface of a branch or leafstalk and the stem from which it grows.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/BAA.HTM
Upper angle between a leaf (or bract) and the stem from which it grows. Organs developing in the axil, such as shoots and buds, are termed axillary, or lateralFound on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0006901.html
see leaf axil.Found on http://www.edenwines.co.uk/Glossary_a.html
The angle formed by the junction of the leaf and stem from which new shoots develop.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21387
the upper angle formed between two structures or organs, such as a leaf and the stem from which it growsFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21767
The point on a plant leaf where the upper side of the petiole joins the stem.Found on http://www.knotweed-uk.com/Glossary.htm
the upper angle between one part of a plant and another; e.g. the stem and a leaf.Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_botanical_terms
(Axillary) Referring to the angle formed between any two organs.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22037
the angle between one part of a plant and another part, e.g. a branch and a leaf. adj. axillaryFound on http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/help/glossary
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