Definitions for bifidˈbaɪ fɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bi•fidˈbaɪ fɪd(adj.)

  1. separated or cleft into two equal parts or lobes.

Origin of bifid:

1655–65; < L bifidus; see bi -1, -fid

bi′fid•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bifid(adj)

    divided into two lobes

    "a bifid petal"

Wiktionary

  1. bifid(Adjective)

    Cleft. Divided into two lobes.

  2. Origin: From bifidus, from bi- + -fidus, combining form of findo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bifid(adj)

    cleft to the middle or slightly beyond the middle; opening with a cleft; divided by a linear sinus, with straight margins

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