What does bisect mean?

Definitions for bisectbaɪˈsɛkt, ˈbaɪ sɛkt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bisect.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bisect(verb)

    cut in half or cut in two

    "bisect a line"


  1. bisect(Noun)

    A bisector, which divides into two equal parts.

  2. bisect(Noun)

    An envelope, card, or fragment thereof showing an affixed cut half of a regular issued stamp, over which one or more postal markings have been applied. Typically used in wartime when normal lower rate stamps may not be available.

  3. bisect(Verb)

    To cut or divide into two parts.

  4. bisect(Verb)

    To divide an angle, line segment, or other figure into two equal parts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bisect(verb)

    to cut or divide into two parts

  2. Bisect(verb)

    to divide into two equal parts

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bisect

    bī-sekt′, v.t. to cut into two equal parts.—n. Bisec′tion. [L. bi, twice, and secāre, sectum, to cut.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bisect in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bisect in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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