dissepimental

adj. separating, dividing

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • dissepimental — See dissepiment. * * * …   Universalium

  • dissepimental — dis·sep·i·men·tal …   English syllables

  • dissepimental — də̇|sepə|mentəl adjective : of or relating to a dissepiment …   Useful english dictionary

  • dissepiment — dissepimental, adj. /di sep euh meuhnt/, n. 1. Anat., Zool. a partition or septum in a tissue. 2. Bot. one of the partitions formed within ovaries and fruits by the coherence of the sides of the constituent carpels. [1720 30; < L dissaepimentum,… …   Universalium

  • dissepiment — /dəˈsɛpəmənt/ (say duh sepuhmuhnt) noun 1. a partition or septum. 2. Botany one of the partitions formed within ovaries and fruits by the coherence of the sides of the constituent carpels. {Latin dissaepīmentum that which separates, from dis 1 +… …   Australian English dictionary

  • dissepiment —   n. partition, especially of tissue.    ♦ dissepimental, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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