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Definition of the noun seta

What does seta mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: setae

  1. stalk of a moss capsule
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic word: podetium = an organ or body resembling a stalk
  2. a stiff hair or bristle
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic word: hair = a filamentous projection or process on an organism
    • more specific word: chaeta = a stiff chitinous seta or bristle especially of an annelid worm

Alternative definition of the noun seta


  1. A bristle or hair
  2. [botany] The stalk of a moss sporangium, or occasionally in a liverwort.


  1. Seta a.k.a. Šėta is a small town in Kaunas County in central Lithuania. In 2001 it had a population of 1025.
  2. Seta a.k.a. Taura Airport is an Airport in Ecuador.


SETA is a musical group.

  • album: "SETA"


Seta a.k.a. SETA Corporation was a Japanese computer gaming company, founded on October 1, 1985 and dissolved on January 23, 2009. Seta was headquartered in Kōtō, Tokyo. The American branch of Seta was located in Las Vegas, Nevada.


  1. Seta is a fictional character from the Japanese action horror anime series Devil Lady.
  2. Seta is a fictional character from the 2006 TV series Meçhule Gidenler.
  3. Seta is a fictional character from the book Forgotten Fire.


"SETA" is a musical album of SETA.

  • released in (8 years ago)


"Seta" a.k.a. "Silk" Italian: Seta is a 1996 novel by the Italian writer Alessandro Baricco. It was translated into English in 1997 by Guido Waldman. A new English translation by Ann Goldstein was published in 2006.

  • read more about Silk


  1. Seta founded in 1974, is the main LGBT rights organisation in Finland. It is a national organization with several member organizations around the country. Its general secretary is Aija Salo and chairperson Juha-Pekka Hippi. The 11th President of Finland, Tarja Halonen, was the chairwoman of Seta 1980–81.
  2. setA is a gene.
  3. Seta a.k.a. Xetá Language: Xetá is an extinct tupi-guarani language of Brazil.
  4. Seta a.k.a. Sh3kbp1 is a protein.
  5. setA is a genomic locus.
  6. SETA a.k.a. Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance contractors are civilian employees or government contractors who are contracted to assist the United States Department of Defense components, and acquisition programs. SETA contractors provide analysis and engineering services in a consulting capacity, working closely with the government's own engineering staff members. SETA contractors provide the flexibility and quick availability of expertise without the expense and commitment of sustaining the staff long-term.

Phrases with Seta

  1. Macaranga Seta-Felis
  2. Genus Seta
  3. Nirmus Seta
  4. Gordius Seta
  5. Mopalia Seta
  6. Ceratium Seta
  7. Coninckia Seta
  8. Hypsicera Seta
  9. Prioneris Seta
  10. Symphleps Seta
  11. Columbicola Seta
  12. Gillichthys seta
  13. Paratarvaia seta
  14. Lepidogobius Seta
  15. Amphinemura 10-Seta
  16. Ceratium Fusus Seta
  17. Species Nirmus Seta
  18. Species Gordius Seta
  19. Species Mopalia Seta
  20. Species Ceratium Seta

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Google previewFruit Flies (Tephritidae) (1999)

Phylogeny and Evolution of Behavior by Martin Aluja, Allen Norrbom

Anepimeral seta present — J. F. McAlpine (1989) suggested that the absence of the anepimeral seta is a synapomorphy of Ulidiidae (= Otitidae), but actually this character state belongs to the ground plan of the superfamily; the anepimeral ...

Google previewBotany for Degree Students Bryophyta (2011)

Bryophyta by Anupama Krishna

Seta. The seta is a long, slender, stalk-like ...

Google previewEuropean Islamophobia Report 2015 (2016)

by Enes Bayraklı, Farid Hafez

About SETA Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA) is a non-profit research institute based in Turkey dedicated to innovative studies on national, regional and interna- tional issues. SETA is the leading think tank in ...

Google previewThe Microscope (1891)

The seta is a structureless, blunt bristle, similar chemically and in appearance to the cuticle, and, like it, non- cellular. The remaining thickness of the skin is chiefly muscular. The individual muscle cells can be best seen in the circular muscle ...

Google previewPolitical Science (1986)

The Science of Politics by Herbert F. Weisberg, American Political Science Association. Meeting

The setA is the collection of feasible agenda elements. If = then is said to ...

Google previewOECD Reviews on Local Job Creation Employment and Skills Strategies in the United States (2014)


SETA is a joint powers agency of the City and County of Sacramento formed in 1978 to help connect people to jobs, business owners to quality employees, education and nutrition to children, and assistance to refugees. The service area for ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1855)

Ent - Fra

Antennae deflexed obliquely, as long as the hypostoma, the third or terminal joint narrow, elongate, obtuse, compressed, with a naked dorsal seta at the base : hypostoma perpendicular, naked, the forehead broad, somewhat setose ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh encyclopaedia, conducted by D. Brewster (1830)

by Edinburgh encyclopaedia

Seta; nulla; hypogyna:. Stylus filiformis, cum ovario inarticulatus, deciduus. Stigmata S. Nux trigona. ( Vakl and R. Brown. ) 1. Lavis. 8 .

Google previewMathematics Illustrated Dictionary (2003)

Facts, Figures, and People by Jeanne Bendick

seta={a,b. c. d}. nxx\. Set. B. -{1,2,3,+}. SETA. 5ETB. corresponding angles cost formula many correspondences where one element in .

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1855)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature by Thomas Stewart Traill

Antenna: deflexed obliquely, as long as the hypostoma, the third or terminal joint narrow, elongate, obtuse, compressed, with a naked dorsal seta at the base: hypostoma perpendicular, naked, the forehead broad, somewhat setose: abdomen ...

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Seta Meaning

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Scrabble value of S1E1T1A1

The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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