-fid


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-fid

suff.
Divided into parts or lobes: pinnatifid.

[Latin -fidus, from findere, fid-, to split; see bheid- in Indo-European roots.]

-fid

adj combining form
divided into parts or lobes: bifid; pinnatifid.
[from Latin -fidus, from findere to split]

fid

(fɪd)

n. Naut.
1. a stout bar of wood or metal placed across a lower spar to support a higher one.
2. a stout bar used to hold a running bowsprit in its extended position.
[1605–15; orig. uncertain]

-fid

a combining form meaning “having parts or lobes” of the kind specified by the initial element: bifid; pinnatifid.
[< Latin -fidus, derivative of findere to split]

fid.

fiduciary.