sec·​to·​ri·​al | \ sek-ˈtȯr-ē-əl How to pronounce sectorial (audio) \

Definition of sectorial

: of, relating to, or having the shape of a sector of a circle

Examples of sectorial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The state has put out more than 30 sectorial guidelines for business to safely reopen. Caitlin Conant, CBS News, "2020 Daily Trail Markers: Supreme Court affirms abortion protections," 29 June 2020

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First Known Use of sectorial

1803, in the meaning defined above

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“Sectorial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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