Share this entry

Share this page

interseptal

Line breaks: inter|sep¦tal
Pronunciation: /ɪntəˈsɛpt(ə)l
 
/

Definition of interseptal in English:

adjective

Anatomy & Zoology
Situated between septa or partitions.
Example sentences
  • Flanks of septa near interseptal spaces have higher, but more irregular, concentrations of Mg.
  • Septal margins show conspicuous zones of irregular dissolution around interseptal spaces, but the zones do not occur where septa grew together.
  • In early stages, Eurekaphyllum is distinguished from Papiliophyllum by its calicinal expansions, tabulae which are not domed eccentrically in the counter quadrants, and by its commonly open cardinal interseptal loculi.

Definition of interseptal in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something