-sect


-sect
-sect [sekt]
< L sectus, pp. of secare, to cut: see SAW1combining form forming adjectives
cut, separated [pinnatisect]

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-sect suff.
1. To cut; divide:

trisect.

2. Cut; divided:

pinnatisect.

  [From Latin sectus, past participle of secāre, to cut. See sek-.

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Universalium. 2010.


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