Definition of septimal in English:
Relating to the number seven.
- Here is an example of a septimal clock, placed next to a standard sexagesimal clock for comparison.
- While the septimal system of calculation can be mapped onto the decimal, no comparable mapping of Aristotelian onto Platonic categories is possible.
Mid 19th century: from Latin septimus 'seventh' (from septem 'seven') + -al.
Definition of septimal in:
- US English dictionary
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