adjective Biology.

of or relating to a septum.

Origin of septal

First recorded in 1830–40; sept(um) + -al1
Related formspre·sep·tal, adjectivesu·per·sep·tal, adjectivetrans·sep·tal, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for septal



of or relating to a septum
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septal in Medicine




Of or relating to a septum or septa.
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