bimanual


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bi·man·u·al

 (bī-măn′yo͞o-əl)
adj.
Using or requiring the use of both hands.

bi·man′u·al·ly adv.

bimanual

(baɪˈmænjʊəl)
adj
using or requiring both hands
biˈmanually adv

bi•man•u•al

(baɪˈmæn yu əl)

adj.
involving or requiring the use of both hands.
[1870–75]
bi•man′u•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bimanual - requiring two hands or designed for two peoplebimanual - requiring two hands or designed for two people; "a two-handed sledgehammer"; "a two-handed crosscut saw"; "a machine designed for bimanual operation"
handed - having or involving the use of hands; "a handed, tree-living animal"; "a four-handed card game"
Translations

bi·man·u·al

a. bimanual, rel. a las dos manos.
References in periodicals archive ?
Bimanual examination under anesthesia is a valuable staging component of the TURBT procedure (Level of Evidence 3).
She talked through the exam before we began and explained its three parts: the external exam, speculum exam, and bimanual exam.
During bimanual pelvic examination, a large, solid, irregular, fixed pelvic mass was found which occupied the whole pelvis.
ADLs: Execution of ADLs of interest to the participants with special attention paid to bimanual activities and exploitation of M grips (Appendixes 2 and 3, available online only).
On bimanual examination the uterus was found to be of normal size and no adnexal masses were palpable.
Superior performance of blind compared with sighted individuals on bimanual estimations of object size.
In early July 2014, the American College of Physicians (ACP) issued guidelines advising against bimanual pelvic exams and speculum exams for the detection of pathological conditions in asymptomatic adult women who are not pregnant.
In addition, the supplementary motor area is more involved in internally generated planning of movement, the planning of sequences of movement, and the co-ordination of the two sides of the body, such as in bimanual co-ordination movements.
In other words, rhythmic motions or bimanual coordination motions have been less used in studying the effects of attentional instructions.
In a one-to-one setting, the team taught magic tricks and performing skills which will develop motor and bimanual skills - and enhance selfesteem.
They recommend against performing a speculum examination of the vagina and cervix, and a bimanual examination of the adnexa, uterus, ovaries, and bladder.
They recommend against performing a speculum examination of dip vagina and cervix, and a bimanual examination of the adnexa, uterus, ovaries, and bladder.