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  • 1 apex — apex …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2 Apex — may refer to:* Apex of the heart, the lowest superficial part of the heart * Apex (mollusc), the tip of the spire of the shell of a gastropod * Apex (headdress), a pointed piece of olive wood, the base of which was surrounded with a lock of wool …

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  • 3 apex — [ apɛks ] n. m. • 1863; « cimier des casques romains » 1771; mot lat. « pointe » 1 ♦ Partie sommitale d un organe (⇒ apical). L apex de la langue. ♢ Zool. Sommet de l enroulement hélicoïdal de la coquille des gastéropodes. 2 ♦ Dans les… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 Apex — (lat. Spitze, Kuppe) bezeichnet in der Biologie: Apex (Anatomie), in der Anatomie Bestandteil einiger anatomischer Bezeichnungen einen Teil des Schmetterlingsflügels, siehe Flügel (Schmetterling) einen Teil der Schneckenschale, siehe… …

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  • 5 APEX — (lat. Spitze, Kuppe) bezeichnet in der Biologie: Apex (Anatomie), in der Anatomie Bestandteil einiger anatomischer Bezeichnungen einen Teil des Schmetterlingsflügels, siehe Flügel (Schmetterling) einen Teil der Schneckenschale, siehe… …

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  • 6 Apex-ci — Apex ci, Association pour la promotion des exportations de Côte d Ivoire est une agence privée qui aide les entreprises ivoiriennes à conquérir les marchés extérieurs. l Apex ci est née de la volonté de trois organes que sont l Etat ivoirien, le… …

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  • 7 apex — 1 Apex, vertex are so often used interchangeably with reference to the tip or top point of a cone, a pyramid, or a conic section that a fundamental difference in implications is often ignored. Apex has particular reference to the sharpness or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 apex — ÁPEX, apexuri, s.n. 1. (astron.) Punct de pe bolta cerească spre care se deplasează în aparenţă sistemul nostru solar. 2. Capăt, extremitate (ascuţită) a unui lucru. – Din fr., lat. apex. Trimis de ana zecheru, 27.05.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  ápex s …

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  • 9 Apex — 〈m.; , Api|zes [ tse:s]〉 1. Spitze, Gipfel 2. Zielpunkt einer Gestirnbewegung 3. 〈Phon.〉 Längezeichen über einem Vokal (z. B. ā, â, í) [lat., „Spitze, Gipfel“] * * * Apex, der; , Apizes [ a:pit̮se:s] [lat. apex = Spitze]: 1. (Astron.) Zielpunkt… …

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  • 10 ápex — m. anat. Vértice o punta. Medical Dictionary. 2011. ápex vértice. Extremo por regla gener …

    Diccionario médico

  • 11 APEX — peculiariter dicebatur apud Romanos, pileus Flaminis (qui Flammeum alias vocabatur) per synecdochen, quod in conum desinebat. Hinc Festus. Apex, inquit, Sacerdotum insigne, diclus ab eo, quod comprchendere antiqui vinculô apere dicebant, unde… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 12 Apex — A pex, n.; pl. E. {Apexes}; L. {Apices}. [L.] 1. The tip, top, point, or angular summit of anything; as, the apex of a mountain, spire, or cone; the apex, or tip, of a leaf. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mining) The end or edge of a vein nearest the surface …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Apex — UK US (also APEX) /ˈeɪpeks/ noun [C] ► TRANSPORT a train or plane ticket that is cheaper than the usual price because you buy it several days or weeks before you travel: »First Great Western s cheapest fare, an Apex, must be booked at least a… …

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  • 14 APEX — adj , Apex BrE advanced purchase excursion; used to describe plane tickets, train tickets etc that are cheaper than the usual price because you buy them several days or weeks before the date when you travel ▪ The Apex fare is just £200. ▪ APEX… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 APEX — puede referirse a: Oracle Application Express, una herramienta que se ejecuta sobre una base de datos Oracle. Advanced Photovoltaic Experiment, un satélite de pruebas tecnológicas. APEX™ SOFT SHELL Material textil de The North Face para ropa de… …

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  • 16 Apex — Apex, NC U.S. town in North Carolina Population (2000): 20212 Housing Units (2000): 8028 Land area (2000): 10.536900 sq. miles (27.290445 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.059767 sq. miles (0.154797 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.596667 sq. miles… …

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  • 17 Apex, NC — U.S. town in North Carolina Population (2000): 20212 Housing Units (2000): 8028 Land area (2000): 10.536900 sq. miles (27.290445 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.059767 sq. miles (0.154797 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.596667 sq. miles (27.445242 sq …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 18 APEX — APEX, Inc. (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) * Apex Tank Car Line (Regional » Railroads) * Advanced Performance Experimental X (Governmental » Transportation) * Arctic Polynya Experiment (Academic & Science » Ocean Science) * Achievement… …

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  • 19 Apex — der; , Apizes [...tse:s] <aus lat. apex »Spitze«>: 1. a) Zielpunkt eines Gestirns, z. B. der Sonne, auf den dieses in seiner Bewegung gerade zusteuert (Astron.); b) Zielpunkt eines bewegten Objekts (Mech.). 2. Zeichen ( ̂ od. ) zur… …

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  • 20 apex — (n.) c.1600, from L. apex summit, peak, tip, top, extreme end; probably related to apere to fasten, fix, hence the tip of anything (one of the meanings in Latin was small rod at the top of the flamen s cap ), from PIE *ap to take, reach. Proper… …

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