septal

adjective
sep·tal | \ ˈsep-tᵊl \

Definition of septal 

: of or relating to a septum

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Avery was born with multiple ventricular septal defects, which means there are numerous holes in the wall that separate the two lower chambers of her heart, Fox News reports. Meghan Overdeep, Southern Living, "Two-Month-Old Baby Awaiting Life-Saving Heart Transplant in Georgia," 19 Apr. 2018 He was taken to a hospital and diagnosed with a displaced nasal bone, nasal septal fractures and mild traumatic brain injury. Pioneer Press, Twin Cities, "Former Minneapolis police officer charged with kicking suspect in face," 15 Mar. 2017

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First Known Use of septal

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of septal was circa 1847

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septal

adjective
sep·tal | \ ˈsep-tᵊl \

Medical Definition of septal 

: of or relating to a septum septal defects

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