Consisting of two morphemes.
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(Linguistics) pertaining to two morphemes
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(ˌbaɪ mɔrˈfi mɪk)

containing two morphemes, as the words waited and dogs.
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Adj.1.bimorphemic - consisting of two morphemes; "the bimorphemic word `rays'"
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In such a language, a Goal path would be lexicalized by a complex bimorphemic marker consisting of the "place morpheme" A and the "goal morpheme" B.
Therefore, B will "block" the formation of the bimorphemic spatial marker A+B by virtue of Maximize Span.
A polyphonic character should probably be trained in the context of the bicharacter (bimorphemic) compound words in which it frequently occurs.
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Target words consisted of 40 bimorphemic nine-character compound words, all of which contained two syllables, as defined by the MRC on-line normings for the Kucera and Francis (1967) corpus.
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In the light of these sign-based definitions, it is not surprising that Marchand (1969: 6) rejects an analysis of series such as deceive, conceive, perceive, receive; consist, desist, insist, persist, resist; conduce, deduce, induce, produce, reduce as bimorphemic, which was current in American descriptive linguistics.
were treated as bimorphemic in order to account for their phonological behaviour, which otherwise could not be explained in the SPE-framework.