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bi·di·rec·tion·al

 (bī′dĭ-rĕk′shə-nəl, -dī-)
adj.
Moving or operating in two usually opposite directions: bidirectional data flow.

bi′di·rec′tion·al′i·ty (-năl′ĭ-tē) n.
bi′di·rec′tion·al·ly adv.

bidirectional

(ˌbaɪdɪˈrɛkʃənəl)
adj
(Computer Science) computing (of a printhead) capable of printing from left to right and from right to left

bi•di•rec•tion•al

(ˌbaɪ dɪˈrɛk ʃə nl, -daɪ-)

adj.
capable of reacting or functioning in two, usu. opposite, directions.
[1940–45]
bi`di•rec`tion•al′i•ty, n.
bi`di•rec′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bidirectional - reactive or functioning or allowing movement in two usually opposite directionsbidirectional - reactive or functioning or allowing movement in two usually opposite directions
unidirectional - operating or moving or allowing movement in one direction only; "a unidirectional flow"; "a unidirectional antenna"; "a unidirectional approach to a problem"
Translations
bidirectioneeltweerichtings-

bidirectional

[baɪdɪˈrekʃənl] ADJbidireccional

bidirectional

[ˌbaɪdɪˈrɛkʃənəl] adjbidirectionnel(le)bid price (STOCK EXCHANGE) ncours m d'achat

bidirectional

adj (Comput) printingbidirektional

bidirectional

[ˌbaɪdɪˈrɛkʃənl] adjbidirezionale
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Most previous dual-polarized antennas were designed to achieve only unidirectional radiation [5, 6], while most previous bidirectional antennas were single polarization [12-14].
The bidirectional plug-and-play TCM 300 transceiver module that has half the standby power requirement compared to its predecessor (2.
The unit comes with either a bidirectional 4-MHz or 8-MHz frequency continuous wave Doppler transducer.
The single fiber bidirectional modules leverage Source Photonics' expertise in low-cost bidirectional optics packaging combined with high speed optical device technology.
29, the team successfully commissioned five bidirectional chargers and the aggregating control system as part of the Smart Power Infrastructure Demonstration for Energy Reliability and Security (SPIDERS) microgrid project at Fort Carson.
The VT/VR7800DRDT Series eight-channel digital video multiplexing equipment with two bidirectional data channels offers an integrated solution for transmitting CCTV and access control signals where availability of optical fiber is limited.
Sumitomo's lasers are used in its own bidirectional transceivers, diplexers and triplexers, as well as being supplied to other manufacturers.