Apex

Definition of Apex

A´pex
n.1.The tip, top, point, or angular summit of anything; as, the apex of a mountain, spire, or cone; the apex, or tip, of a leaf.
2.(Mining) The end or edge of a vein nearest the surface.
Apex of the earth's motion
(Astron.) that point of the heavens toward which the earth is moving in its orbit.

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