noun sep·time \ˈseptə̇m, -ˌtēm\

Definition of septime



  1. :  a parry or guard position in fencing that defends the lower inside target with the hand to the left in a position of supination and the top of the blade directed at the opponent's knee — compare quinte

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Origin and Etymology of septime

Latin septima, feminine of septimus seventh; from its being the seventh parrying position

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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