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Synonyms for Axis
ˈæk sɪs; ˈæk sizax·is

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  1. axis2

    Axis Powers

  2. Axisnoun

    The alliance group before and during World War II consisting of Germany, Italy, Japan, and allied countries.

    spotted deer, cheetal, chital, axis deer, chital deer, Axis Powers

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. axisnoun

    a straight line through a body or figure that satisfies certain conditions

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra

  2. axisnoun

    the main stem or central part about which plant organs or plant parts such as branches are arranged

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra

  3. Axisnoun

    in World War II the alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936 which later included Japan and other nations

    "the Axis opposed the Allies in World War II"

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra

  4. bloc, axisnoun

    a group of countries in special alliance

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra, axis

  5. axis, axis vertebranoun

    the 2nd cervical vertebra; serves as a pivot for turning the head

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra, axis

  6. axis, axis of rotationnoun

    the center around which something rotates

    axis of rotation, bloc, axis vertebra, axis

Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. axisnoun

    shaft, spindle, arbor

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. axis

    C2, see there

  2. axis

    Anatomy C2, epistropheus, second vertebral bone, vertebra dentata

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  1. Desmond Agu:

    A gang of armed youths ... vandalised pipeline along Azuzuama axis of the Tebidaba-Brass pipeline with dynamite and ignited fire on the line.

  2. D. W. Brogan:

    For Americans war is almost all of the time a nuisance, and military skill is a luxury like Mah-Jongg. But when the issue is brought home to them, war becomes as important, for the necessary period, as business or sport. And it is hard to decide which is likely to be the more ominous for the Axis -- an American decision that this is sport, or that it is business.

  3. Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif:

    We have examined all the solutions, which should provide the axis of a final accord between now and the end of June.

  4. Mitch McConnell:

    In parallel to the gathering for this dangerous agreement, the proxies of Iran in the Middle East are carrying out a wide occupation of Yemen, the Iran-Lausanne-Yemen axis is very dangerous to mankind and needs to be stopped.

  5. Patrick Cronin:

    A Manila-Hanoi axis places a hurdle in China's ambitions to control most of the South China Sea, this may not lead to immediate changes in the regional balance of power ... but it will shine a spotlight on how China's assertive unilateralism threatens to undermine stability and prosperity.

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