Septal Sep"tal, a. Of or pertaining to a septum or septa, as of a coral or a shell. [1913 Webster]

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  • septal — [sep′təl] adj. of or forming a septum or septums …   English World dictionary

  • septal — septum [ sɛptɔm ] n. m. • v. 1560; mot lat. « cloison » ♦ Anat., zool. Cloison séparant deux cavités (d un organe, d un organisme). Septum nasal. Septum interventriculaire, interauriculaire du cœur. Adj. SEPTAL, ALE, AUX . ● septal, septale,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • septal — Relating to a septum. * * * sep·tal sep təl adj of or relating to a septum <septal defects> * * * sep·tal (sepґtəl) pertaining to a septum; see also under area …   Medical dictionary

  • septal — adjective Date: circa 1847 of or relating to a septum …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • septal — adj. [L. septum, partition] Pertaining to a septum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • septal — /sep tl/, adj. Biol. of or pertaining to a septum. [1830 40; SEPT(UM) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • septal — adjective Of or pertaining to the septum …   Wiktionary

  • septal — adj. pertaining to a barrier, pertaining to a septum …   English contemporary dictionary

  • septal — septal1 adjective 1》 Anatomy & Biology relating to a septum or septa. 2》 Archaeology (of a stone or slab) separating compartments in a burial chamber. septal2 adjective relating to a sept or clan …   English new terms dictionary

  • septal — sep·tal …   English syllables

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