What does nasal septum mean?

nasal septum in AZ Dictionary

(n) A septum in the nose, dividing the left and right airways within the nose, dividing both nostrils.
(n) a partition of bone tissue and cartilage involving the nasal cavities

nasal septum in Medical Dictionary

The dividing wall surface that operates along the center of this nose, isolating the two nasal 'cavities, all of which leads to a nostril. The nasal septum consists of bone, cartilage, and 'membranes. by SaulReport definition

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