sectorial

[sek-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-]
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adjective

of or relating to a sector.
Zoology. (of teeth) adapted for cutting; carnassial.

Nearby words

  1. sectionalize,
  2. sectionally,
  3. sector,
  4. sectoral,
  5. sectoranopia,
  6. secular,
  7. secular humanism,
  8. secular tertiaries,
  9. secularism,
  10. secularist

Origin of sectorial

1795–1805; < New Latin sectōri(us) (see section, -tory1) + -al1

Related formsnon·sec·to·ri·al, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for sectorial

sectorial

adjective

of or relating to a sector
zoology
  1. adapted for cuttingthe sectorial teeth of carnivores
  2. designating a vein in the wing of an insect that links certain branches of the radius vein
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