Definition of interseptal in English:

interseptal

adjective

Zoology Anatomy
  • Situated between septa or partitions.

    • ‘Flanks of septa near interseptal spaces have higher, but more irregular, concentrations of Mg.’
    • ‘Thin sclerenchyme covers some tabularial surfaces, especially those in the siphonofossula and peripheral interseptal depressions.’
    • ‘Adult tabularial surfaces very gently convex, or slightly depressed periaxially, downturned in interseptal loculi and deeply depressed in cardinal siphonofossula.’
    • ‘Septal margins show conspicuous zones of irregular dissolution around interseptal spaces, but the zones do not occur where septa grew together.’
    • ‘In early stages, Eurekaphyllum is distinguished from Papiliophyllum by its calicinal expansions, tabulae which are not domed eccentrically in the counter quadrants, and by its commonly open cardinal interseptal loculi.’

Pronunciation

interseptal

/ɪntəˈsɛpt(ə)l/