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bifid


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bifid  \Bi"fid\,  a.  [L.  bifidus  bis  twice  +  root  of  findere  to 
  cleave  or  split:  cf  F.  bifide.] 
  Cleft  to  the  middle  or  slightly  beyond  the  middle;  opening 
  with  a  cleft;  divided  by  a  linear  sinus,  with  straight 
  margins. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bifid 
  adj  :  (botany)  divided  into  two  lobes;  "a  bifid  petal" 




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