HyperDic: septum

English > 2 senses of the word septum:
NOUNbodyseptum(anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or cavities
plantseptuma partition or wall especially in an ovary
English > septum: 2 senses > noun 1, body
Meaning(anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or cavities.
Categoryanatomy, general anatomyThe branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
Narrowernasal septumA partition of bone and cartilage between the nasal cavities
Broaderpartition(anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism
Spanishsepto, tabique
Catalansepte
Adjectivesseptal, septateof or relating to a septum
English > septum: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
MeaningA partition or wall especially in an ovary.
Broaderplant organA functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
Spanishseptum
Adjectivesseptalof or relating to a septum

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