[sep-tem-ver-it, -vuh-reyt] /sɛpˈtɛm vər ɪt, -vəˌreɪt/
noun, (in ancient Rome)
the ruling body of septemvirs.
the office or rule of this body.
noun, plural septenarii [sep-tuh-nair-ee-ahy] /ˌsɛp təˈnɛər iˌaɪ/ (Show IPA). Prosody. 1. a verse consisting of seven feet, usually printed in two lines: used especially in Latin poems.
adjective 1. of or relating to the number seven or forming a group of seven. 2. septennial. noun, plural septenaries. 3. a group or set of seven. 4. a period of seven years. 5. the number seven. 6. Prosody. a line of seven feet. adjective 1. of or relating to the number seven 2. forming […]
[sep-ten-di-sil-yuh n] /ˌsɛp tɛn dɪˈsɪl yən/ noun, plural septendecillions (as after a numeral) septendecillion. 1. a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 54 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 102 zeros. adjective 2. amounting to one septendecillion in number.
adjective 1. occurring every seven years. 2. of or for seven years. noun 3. something that occurs every seven years. adjective 1. occurring every seven years 2. relating to or lasting seven years