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septa Explained

septa at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


septa at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {septum}

SEPTA at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

South-Eastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, SouthEastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority

Septa at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Septum \Sep"tum\, n.; pl. {Septa}. [L. septum, saeptum, an
inclosure, hedge, fence, fr. sepire, saepire, to hedge in,
1. A wall separating two cavities; a partition; as, the nasal

2. (Bot.) A partition that separates the cells of a fruit.

3. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) One of the radial calcareous plates of a coral.
(b) One of the transverse partitions dividing the shell of
a mollusk, or of a rhizopod, into several chambers.
See Illust. under {Nautilus}.
(c) One of the transverse partitions dividing the body
cavity of an annelid.

septa at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: (anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or
2: a partition or wall especially in an ovary
[also: {septa} (pl)]

See {septum}

septa at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: plural of » septum


    * paste
    • pates, pâtés
    • peats
    • spate
    • stape
    • tapes

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    Inter: la-noun-form » septa
  • Inter: inflection of » septum|septum|nom|p|lang=la
    1. Inter: inflection of » septum|septum|acc|p|lang=la
    2. Inter: inflection of » septum|septum|voc|p|lang=la

    Translation: ar » septa
    Translation: fr » septa
    Translation: io » septa
    Translation: my » septa
    Translation: tr » septa
    Translation: vi » septa
    Translation: zh » septa