septime

septime

[sep-teem]
noun Fencing.
the seventh of eight defensive positions.

Origin:
1885–90; < Latin septima (positiō) seventh (position)

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septime (ˈsɛptiːm)
 
n
the seventh of eight basic positions from which a parry or attack can be made in fencing
 
[C19: from Latin septimus seventh, from septem seven]

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