apex: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ā'peks), [key]
— pl. a•pex•es, a•pi•ces
  1. the tip, point, or vertex; summit.
  2. climax; peak; acme: His election to the presidency was the apex of his career.
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Pronunciation: (ā'peks), [key]
  1. 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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