sec·​to·​ri·​al sek-ˈtȯr-ē-əl How to pronounce sectorial (audio)
: of, relating to, or having the shape of a sector of a circle

Examples of sectorial in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That sectorial expansion can now be seen in the presence of five entertainment formats at a Conecta Fiction pitching session, created by high-profile Spanish companies such as Spain’s iZen Group, Federation Spain and Mediacrest. John Hopewell, Variety, 6 June 2022 The state has put out more than 30 sectorial guidelines for business to safely reopen. Caitlin Conant, CBS News, 29 June 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

1803, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sectorial was in 1803

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Cite this Entry

“Sectorial.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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