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sexpartite

[ seks-pahr-tahyt ]
/ sɛksˈpɑr taɪt /
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adjective
divided into or consisting of six parts.
Architecture. (of a vault) divided into six compartments by two ogives and three transverse arches, one of which crosses the ogives at the point at which they cross each other.
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Origin of sexpartite

First recorded in 1750–60; sex- + partite
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British Dictionary definitions for sexpartite

sexpartite
/ (sɛksˈpɑːtaɪt) /

adjective
(esp of vaults, arches, etc) divided into or composed of six parts
maintained by or involving six participants or groups of participants
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