Focus on the pronunciation of axis
English definition of “axis”
/ˈæk·səs/ n [C] (plural axes /ˈæk·siz/)
› a real or imaginary straight line that goes through the center of a spinning object or a line that divides a shape into two equal halves › earth science The earth's axis is an imaginary line that goes through the earth between the North Pole and the South Pole. › mathematics An axis is also a line on a graph used to show the position of a point.