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Consisting of or having two branches, as the appendages of an arthropod.
(Zoology) divided into two parts, as the appendages of crustaceans
consisting of or divided into two branches: a biramous appendage.
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|Adj.||1.||biramous - resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches; "the biramous appendages of an arthropod"; "long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects"; "a forked river"; "a forked tail"; "forked lightning"; "horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots"|
divided - separated into parts or pieces; "opinions are divided"