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a•pex



Pronunciation: (ā'peks), [key]
n.,
pl. a•pex•es, a•pi•cesPronunciation: (ā'pu-sēz", ap'u-). [key]

1. the tip, point, or vertex; summit.
2. climax; peak; acme: His election to the presidency was the apex of his career.
3. Astron.See solar apex.

APEX



Pronunciation: (ā'peks), [key]
a type of international air fare offering reduced rates for extended stays that are booked in advance. [1970–75; A(dvance) P(urchase) Ex(cursion)]

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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