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Synonyms for axillaækˈsɪl ə; ækˈsɪl i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. armpit, axilla, axillary cavity, axillary fossa(noun)

    the hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder

    "they were up to their armpits in water"

    Synonyms:
    armpit, axillary fossa, axilla, axillary cavity

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. axilla(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [L. pl. axillæ.] (anat.) armpit

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. axilla

    Synonyms:
    Arm pit, axillary fossa, axillary space, fossa axillaris, underam


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