Meaning of supra-axillary in English:

supra-axillary

Pronunciation /ˌsuːprəakˈsɪl(ə)ri/ /ˌsjuːprəakˈsɪl(ə)ri/

adjective

Botany
  • (Especially of a branch or a bud) growing or situated above an axil.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in James Lee (1715–1795), nurseryman. After scientific Latin supra-axillaris.