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subapical

[suhb-ap-i-kuh l, -ey-pi-] /sʌbˈæp ɪ kəl, -ˈeɪ pɪ-/
adjective, Anatomy
1.
located below the apex.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; sub- + apical
Related forms
subapically, adverb
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  • The postmedian area is distal to the reniform spot and proximal to the subapical area.
subapical in Medicine

subapical sub·ap·i·cal (sŭb-āp'ĭ-kəl, -ā'pĭ-)
adj.
Located below the apex of a part.


sub·ap'i·cal·ly adv.
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