Septa



noun
1.
plural of septum.
noun, plural septa
[sep-tuh] /ˈsɛp tə/ (Show IPA). Biology.
1.
a dividing wall, membrane, or the like, in a plant or animal structure; dissepiment.
noun
1.
the plural of septum
noun (pl) -ta (-tə)
1.
(biology, anatomy) a dividing partition between two tissues or cavities
2.
a dividing partition or membrane between two cavities in a mechanical device

septum sep·tum (sěp’təm)
n. pl. sep·ta (-tə)

A thin partition or membrane dividing two cavities or soft masses of tissue in an organism.

The septum pellucidum.

septum
(sěp’təm)
Plural septa
A thin wall or membrane that separates two parts or structures in an organism. Septae separate the chambers of the heart and subdivide the hyphae of some fungi.
SEPTA
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority

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