Definition of subapical in English:

subapical

adjective

Zoology Botany
  • Situated or occurring close to or just below the apex; nearly apical.

Origin

Early 19th century. From sub- + apical.

Pronunciation

subapical

/ˌsʌbˈapɪkl/ /ˌsʌbˈeɪpɪkl/