Septenate Sep"ten*ate, a. [L. septeni seven each.] (Bot.) Having parts in sevens; heptamerous. [1913 Webster]

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  • septenate — adjective Having seven parts Syn: heptamerous …   Wiktionary

  • septenate — adj. Bot. 1 growing in sevens. 2 having seven divisions. Etymology: L septeni (as SEPTENARIUS) …   Useful english dictionary

  • septenous — septenous, a. Bot. (ˈsɛptɪnəs) [Formed as septenate + ous.] = septenate. Treas. Bot …   Useful english dictionary

  • septenat — septenát adj. m., pl. septenáţi; f. sg. septenátă, pl. septenáte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SEPTENÁT s. n. durată de şapte ani a unei funcţii. (< fr. septennat) …   Dicționar Român

  • septenary —   a. pertaining to seven; n. seven; set of seven.    ♦ septenate, a. divided into seven portions …   Dictionary of difficult words

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