septate
adjective Date: 1846 divided by or having a septum

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  • Septate — Sep tate, a. [L. septum, saeptum, partition.] Divided by partition or partitions; having septa; as, a septate pod or shell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septate — is a morphological term used in biology in two different instances. *In human biology, it is used to describe a divided uterus. *In mycology, it is used to describe the condition of spores or hyphae in terms of having or lacking a septa to divide …   Wikipedia

  • septate — [sep′tāt΄] adj. [ModL septatus] having or divided by a septum or septums …   English World dictionary

  • septate — adj. [L. septum, partition] Partitioned off into septa …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • septate — (sep teīt) Divided by a septum or cross wall; also with more or less regular occurring cross walls …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • septate — /sep tayt/, adj. Biol. divided by a septum or septa. [1840 50; SEPT(UM) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • septate — adjective Of, pertaining to, or divided by a septum …   Wiktionary

  • septate — Having a septum; divided into compartments. [L. saeptum, septum] * * * sep·tate sep .tāt adj divided by or having a septum * * * sep·tate (sepґtāt) divided by a septum or septa …   Medical dictionary

  • septate — adj. divided by one or more barriers, divided by a septum or septa …   English contemporary dictionary

  • septate — adjective Anatomy & Biology having or partitioned by a septum or septa. Derivatives septation noun …   English new terms dictionary

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