Pronunciation: (an-tip'u-dl), [key]
1. Geog.on the opposite side of the globe; pertaining to the antipodes.
2. diametrically opposite: twin brothers with antipodal personalities.
3. Bot.(in a developing ovule) of or at the end opposite to the micropyle: antipodal nuclei.
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