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sectorial Line breaks: sec|tor¦ial
Pronunciation: /sɛkˈtɔːrɪəl/

Definition of sectorial in English:


1Of or like a sector: sectorial boundaries
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  • The vast majority of these immigrants were brought to Europe or allowed to come because of sectorial labor shortages in Europe.
  • Mr Warburton said release of the minutes would expose external directors to undue criticism and pressure from the sectorial groups they nominally represent.
  • The survey which was conducted among a sample of over 850 companies on the island of Ireland, across 11 industry sectors, shows geographical and sectorial variations.
2 Zoology Denoting a carnassial tooth, or a similar cutting tooth in mammals other than carnivores.
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  • The high sectorial trigonid and typical carnivoran shear patterns justify identification of UALVP 44186 as carnivoran.
  • Thylacoleo are highly specialized brachycephalic predators with greatly hypotrophied molar rows and hypertrophied sectorial third premolars.
  • It also differs from A. rhodius by its less sectorial entolophid on M 1-3.

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