how to pronounce septum


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the above transcription of septum is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

septum frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word septum occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

septum is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of septum in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… your style so septum must be up keeping …”

meanings of septum


  1. One of the radial calcareous plates of a coral.
  2. A partition that separates the cells of a fruit.
  3. A partition that separates the cells of a (septated) fungus.
  4. The cartilaginous center wall of the nose separating the two nostrils.
  5. One of the transverse partitions dividing the shell of a mollusk, or of a rhizopod, into several chambers.
  6. Ellipsis of septum ring or septum piercing.
  7. One of the transverse partitions dividing the body cavity of an annelid.
  8. (anatomy) A wall separating two cavities; a partition.

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