Definition of Triaxon
1. triaxial [n -S] - See also: triaxial
Lexicographical Neighbors of Triaxon
Literary usage of Triaxon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Treatise on Zoology by Edwin Ray Lankester (1900)
"... the starting-point was a form of simple structure with triaxon spicules. The Demospongiae may be referred back, similarly, to a primitive ..."
2. College zoology by Robert William Hegner (1918)
"HEXACTINELLIDA (Gr. hex, sin; aktin, a ray) with triaxon spicules of silicon (Fig. ... usually with spicules of silicon, not triaxon, or with spongin (Fig. ..."
3. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1919)
"By the suppression of two arms of the triaxon a ... Three arms of triaxon rudimentary or suppressed. 1. ..."
4. Principles of Animal Biology by Aaron Franklin Shull, George Roger Larue, Alexander Grant Ruthven (1920)
"Sponges with spicules composed of silicon, triaxon in form. ... not triaxon in form, or skeleton composed of spongin, or with skeleton of both spicules and ..."