Definition of septime in English:

septime

noun

Fencing
  • The seventh of the eight parrying positions.

    • ‘Against the direct riposte from septime: parry septime or seconde while recovering, or parry quarte with the hand rather lower than in the usual quarte parry.’
    • ‘If someone gets a direct hit against you in septime then I reckon your distance and awareness need to be looked at (but then you could say that about any hit).’

Origin

Late 19th century: from Latin septimus seventh.

Pronunciation:

septime

/ˈsɛptɪm/