adjective Biology.
divided by a septum or septa.

1840–50; sept(um) + -ate1

multiseptate, adjective
nonseptate, adjective
pseudomultiseptate, adjective
subseptate, adjective Unabridged
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septate (ˈsɛpteɪt)
divided by septa: a septate plant ovary
[C19: from New Latin septātus having a septum]

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septate sep·tate (sěp'tāt')
Divided by a septum or septa.

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