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1. Occurring every two months; bimonthly.
2. Lasting two months.
1. lasting for two months
2. a less common word for bimonthly1
[C19: from Latin bimēstris, from bi-1 + mēnsis month]
bi•mes•tri•al(baɪˈmɛs tri əl)
1. occurring every two months; bimonthly.
2. lasting two months.
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|Adj.||1.||bimestrial - occurring every two months; "bimonthly visits"|
|2.||bimestrial - two months long; lasting two months|
long - primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified; "a long life"; "a long boring speech"; "a long time"; "a long friendship"; "a long game"; "long ago"; "an hour long"