bifid


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bi·fid

 (bī′fĭd)
adj.
Forked or cleft into two parts: a bifid petal.

bi·fid′i·ty (-fĭd′ĭ-tē) n.
bi′fid·ly adv.

bifid

(ˈbaɪfɪd)
adj
divided into two lobes by a median cleft: bifid leaves.
[C17: from Latin bifidus from bi-1 + -fidus, from findere to split]
biˈfidity n
ˈbifidly adv

bi•fid

(ˈbaɪ fɪd)

adj.
separated or cleft into two equal parts or lobes.
[1655–65; < Latin bifidus; see bi-1, -fid]
bi•fid′i•ty, n.
bi′fid•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bifid - divided into two lobesbifid - divided into two lobes; "a bifid petal"
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
divided - separated into parts or pieces; "opinions are divided"
Translations

bi·fid

a. bífido-a, partido en dos.
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The plicabalin is bifid and in some specimens it is trifid.
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Proximal segment longer than distal segment, bearing 1 tiny semispherical knob and 1 bifid process on posterodistal corner and 27 setae (25 hirsute, 2 naked) along anterior margin.
Goldenhar syndrome is associated with wide range of features like macrostomia, micrognathia, cleft palate, bifid tongue and malocclusion, vertebral abnormalities, facial muscle hypoplasia, neurological, visual, cardiac and genitourinary abnormalities.
Intraorally the tip of the tongue was bifid and fixed to the floor of the mouth, the incisors were missing and there was an obvious palatal cleft.
32 m height at the time of the visit), microcephaly, palathoschysis, bifid uvula, and urinary tract malformations (she had undergone bilateral ureteral reimplantation because of ureteral stenosis and reflux at two years of age).
P2 anterostyle is somewhat elongate; maxillary cheek tooth crown height does not exceed 60 mm in early populations but can later reach more than 65 mm; maxillary cheek teeth are complexly ornamented with multiple plications on the distal border of the prefossette and the mesial border of the postfossette; mesial border of the prefossette and distal border of the postfossette are less complex in their plications; bifid to, especially in premolars, trifidplicaballins are present; protocones are oval, somewhat flattened lingually, and rounded buccally; hypoglyphs are broad and moderately deeply incised (Wolf et al.
Underleaves and leaves of similar size, bifid or trifid (Herbertaceae) 10 9.