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di-

 
word element [Gr., L.], two.

di-

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Prefix meaning two, twice. chemistry often used in place of bis- when not likely to be confusing, for example, dichloro- compounds. Compare: bi-, bis-.
[G. dis, two]

di-

word element [Gr.], two.

di-, dia-

1 prefix meaning "two, twice": diacid, diamide, dimorphic.
2 prefix meaning "apart, through": diactinism, diuresia.
3 prefix meaning "apart, away from": diffraction, divergent.

di-, dis-

1 prefix meaning "reversal, apart, or to separate": disacidify, dischronation, disinfect.
2 prefix meaning "two or duplication": diplegia, dioxide, dissogeny.
3 prefix meaning "opposite": disease.

di-

Greek, two

di-

1. Prefix meaning two, twice.
2. chemistry Often used in place of bis- when not likely to be confusing; e.g., dichloro compounds.
Compare: bi-, bis-
[G. dis, two]

di-

prefix denoting two, twice.

di-

word element. [Gr., L.] two.