septum transversum

noun
septum trans·​ver·​sum | \ -tranz-ˈvər-səm How to pronounce septum transversum (audio) \
plural septa transversa\ -​sə How to pronounce septum transversum (audio) \

Medical Definition of septum transversum

: the diaphragm or the embryonic structure from which it in part develops

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“Septum transversum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/septum%20transversum. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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