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 for axillary
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Axillary \Ax"il*la*ry\ ([a^]ks"[i^]l*l[asl]*r[y^]), a. [See
     Axil.]
     1. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the axilla or armpit; as,
        axillary gland, artery, nerve.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Bot.) Situated in, or rising from, an axil; of or
        pertaining to an axil. "Axillary buds." --Gray.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  axillary
      adj 1: of or relating to the axil [syn: axillary, alar]
      2: of or relating to the armpit; "axillary gland"

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