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Axillar

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Axi'llar.
A'xillary.
adj. [from axilla, Lat.] Belonging to the armpit.

In the same manner is the axillary artery distributed unto the hand; below the cubit, it divideth unto two parts. Brown's Vulgar Errours.

Sources: Browne, Thomas (204)

Attributes: Adjective (426) · Latin (690)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Axillar." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: January 22, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=2004.


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