sept-


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septi-

, sept- Do not confuse these combining forms with word elements referring to sepsis or septum.
Seven.
[L. septem]

septo-

, sept-
Septum.
[L. saeptum]

sept-

1 prefix meaning "nasal septum": septectomy, septometer, septotomy.
2 prefix meaning "seven": septigravida, septipara, septivalent.