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seta

play
noun, se·ta \ˈsē-tə\

Definition of seta

plural setae play \ˈsē-ˌtē\

  1. :  a slender usually rigid or bristly and springy organ or part of an animal or plant

setal play \ˈsē-təl\ adjective


Origin of seta

New Latin, from Latin saeta, seta bristle


First Known Use: circa 1793


Medical Dictionary

seta

play
noun se·ta \ˈsēt-ə\

Medical Definition of seta

plural setae \ˈsē-ˌtē\play

  1. :  a slender usually rigid or bristly and springy organ or part of an animal or plant




Learn More about seta

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "seta" Spanish Central: Translation of "seta" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "seta"


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