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 (bī′kŭl′ər) or bi·col·ored (-ərd)
Having two colors, as an animal or a gemstone.
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(ˈbaɪˌkʌl ər)

1. Also, bi′col`ored. having two colors: a bicolor flower.
2. a flag divided into two major areas of color.
Also, esp. Brit., bi′col`our.
[1860–65; < Latin]
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Adj.1.bicolor - having two colorsbicolor - having two colors; "a bicolor flower"; "a bicolored postage stamp"
coloured, colorful - having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
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References in classic literature ?
Ducks and geese frequent it in the spring and fall, the white-bellied swallows (Hirundo bicolor) skim over it, and the peetweets (Totanus macularius) "teeter" along its stony shores all summer.
Two of the eleven are filled with Marie van Houtte roses, two with Viscountess Folkestone, two with Laurette Messimy, one with Souvenir de la Malmaison, one with Adam and Devoniensis, two with Persian Yellow and Bicolor, and one big bed behind the sun-dial with three sorts of red roses (seventy-two in all), Duke of Teck, Cheshunt Scarlet, and Prefet de Limburg.
CLOT's signature red combines with black to ground a bicolor palette, and the CLOT dragon is embroidered on the pieces along with two symbols '??' (champion) on the shorts - a nod to sharing best wishes to all the competing teams in the tournament.
Cephaloleia belti is a small polyphagous beetle, while Chelobasis bicolor is a larger species with a more restricted feeding regime.
In the present study nitrate contents in fodder crops, viz., Sorghum bicolor (Jowar), Pennisetum glaucum (Bajra), Zea mays (Makai), Avena sativa (Jai), Brassica rapa (Shaljam) and Brassica Campestris (Sarson) were estimated twice a day i.e.
(2010) described the interaction involving the spider Nephila clavipes (Linnaeus, 1767) (Araneidae) and the wasp Hymenoepimecis bicolor (Brulle, 1846), which follows the pattern of behavioral manipulation described above (Gonzaga et al., 2010).
bicolor differs from all other described species of Ischyomius in that it possesses short, subserrated antennomeres, very wide pronotum, and rounded (not spiniform) elytral apices.
The newest additions to the company's Penneffex portfolio of colors and effects include bicolor, thermochromic and phosphorescent effects for PET beverage bottles.