dissepiment

noun dis·sep·i·ment \ di-ˈse-pə-mənt \

Definition of dissepiment

: a dividing tissue : septum

Origin and Etymology of dissepiment

Latin dissaepimentum partition, from dissaepire to divide, from dis- + saepire to fence in — more at septum


Medical Dictionary

dissepiment

noun dis·sep·i·ment \ dis-ˈep-ə-mənt \

medical Definition of dissepiment

: a dividing tissue : septum

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