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v. bi·fur·cat·ed, bi·fur·cat·ing, bi·fur·cates
To divide into two parts or branches.
To separate into two parts or branches; fork.
adj. (-kāt′, -kĭt)
Forked or divided into two parts or branches, as the Y-shaped styles of certain flowers.
[Medieval Latin bifurcāre, bifurcāt-, to divide, from Latin bifurcus, two-pronged : bi-, two; see bi-1 + furca, fork.]
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|Noun||1.||bifurcation - a bifurcating branch (one or both of them)|
bifurcation - the place where something divides into two branches
|2.||bifurcation - the place where something divides into two branches|
bifurcation - a bifurcating branch (one or both of them)
|3.||bifurcation - the act of splitting into two branches|