septotomy sep·tot·o·my (sěp-tŏt’ə-mē)
Incision of the nasal septum.
[sep-choo-uh-juh-nair-ee-uh n, -too-, -tyoo-] /ˌsɛp tʃu ə dʒəˈnɛər i ən, -tu-, -tyu-/ adjective 1. of the age of 70 years or between 70 and 80 years old. noun 2. a septuagenarian person. septuagenarian /ˌsɛptjʊədʒɪˈnɛərɪən/ noun 1. a person who is from 70 to 79 years old adjective 2. being between 70 and 79 years old […]
[sep-choo-aj-uh-ner-ee, -too-, -tyoo- or, esp. British, -choo-uh-jee-nuh-ree] /ˌsɛp tʃuˈædʒ əˌnɛr i, -tu-, -tyu- or, esp. British, -tʃu əˈdʒi nə ri/ adjective, noun, plural septuagenaries. 1. septuagenarian.
[sep-choo-uh-jes-uh-muh, -too-, -tyoo-] /ˌsɛp tʃu əˈdʒɛs ə mə, -tu-, -tyu-/ noun 1. the third Sunday before Lent. Septuagesima /ˌsɛptjʊəˈdʒɛsɪmə/ noun 1. the third Sunday before Lent
noun 1. the oldest Greek version of the Old Testament, traditionally said to have been translated by 70 or 72 Jewish scholars at the request of Ptolemy II: most scholars believe that only the Pentateuch was completed in the early part of the 3rd century b.c. and that the remaining books were translated in the […]