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sexpartite

[seks-pahr-tahyt] /sɛksˈpɑr taɪt/
adjective
1.
divided into or consisting of six parts.
2.
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.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60; sex- + partite
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British Dictionary definitions for sexpartite

sexpartite

/sɛksˈpɑːtaɪt/
adjective
1.
(esp of vaults, arches, etc) divided into or composed of six parts
2.
maintained by or involving six participants or groups of participants
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