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  • Dissepiment — Dis*sep i*ment, n. [L. dissaepimentum, fr. dissaepire; dis + saepire to hedge in, inclose.] 1. A separating tissue; a partition; a septum. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) One of the partitions which divide a compound ovary into cells. [1913 Webster] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sepiment — Sep i*ment, n. [L. sepimentum, saepimentum, from sepire, saepire, to hedge in.] Something that separates; a hedge; a fence. [R.] Bailey. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septa — Septum Sep tum, n.; pl. {Septa}. [L. septum, saeptum, an inclosure, hedge, fence, fr. sepire, saepire, to hedge in, inclose.] 1. A wall separating two cavities; a partition; as, the nasal septum. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A partition that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septaria — Septarium Sep*ta ri*um, n.;pl. {Septaria}. [NL., fr. L. septum, saeptum, an inclosure, a partition, fr. sepire, saepire, to inclose.] (Geol.) A flattened concretionary nodule, usually of limestone, intersected within by cracks which are often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septarium — Sep*ta ri*um, n.;pl. {Septaria}. [NL., fr. L. septum, saeptum, an inclosure, a partition, fr. sepire, saepire, to inclose.] (Geol.) A flattened concretionary nodule, usually of limestone, intersected within by cracks which are often filled with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Septum — Sep tum, n.; pl. {Septa}. [L. septum, saeptum, an inclosure, hedge, fence, fr. sepire, saepire, to hedge in, inclose.] 1. A wall separating two cavities; a partition; as, the nasal septum. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A partition that separates the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dissepiment — noun Etymology: Latin dissaepimentum partition, from dissaepire to divide, from dis + saepire to fence in more at septum Date: circa 1727 a dividing tissue ; septum …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • septum — noun (plural septa) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin saeptum enclosure, fence, wall, from saepire to fence in, from saepes fence, hedge Date: 1698 a dividing wall or membrane especially between bodily spaces or masses of soft tissue compare… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bewirken — Bewirken, verb. reg. act. in das Werk richten, zur Wirklichkeit bringen, doch nur selten und in einigen wenigen Fällen. Das hat seinen Tod bewirkt. Ein Roßschweif konnte leicht des Prinzen Fall bewirken, Wiel. Anm. Ottfried gebraucht giuuerkon… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • septum — /sep teuhm/, n., pl. septa / teuh/. Biol. a dividing wall, membrane, or the like, in a plant or animal structure; dissepiment. [1710 20; < L septum, var. of saeptum enclosure, n. use of neut. of saeptus (ptp. of saepire to fence); akin to saepes… …   Universalium

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