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bifid

 [bi´fid]
cleft into two parts or branches.

bi·fid

(bī'fid),
Split or cleft; separated into two parts.
[L. bifidus, cleft in two parts]

bifid

/bi·fid/ (bi´fid) cleft into two parts or branches.

bifid

(bī′fĭd)
adj.
Forked or cleft into two parts: a bifid petal.

bi·fid′i·ty (-fĭd′ĭ-tē) n.
bi′fid·ly adv.

bifid

[bī′fid]
Etymology: L, bis + findere to cleave
cleft, or split into two parts, as in the spinous processes of the cervical vertebrae.

bifid

adjective Cleft; split, divided into 2 roughly equal parts.

bi·fid

(bī'fid)
Split or cleft; separated into two parts.
[L. bifidus, cleft in two parts]

bifid

Divided into two parts. Forked or cleft.

bifid

divided into two, forked.

bi·fid

(bī'fid)
Split or cleft; separated into two parts.
[L. bifidus, cleft in two parts]

bifid (bī´fid),

adj divided in two.
bifid tongue,
bifid uvula,
Bifidobacterium
n a genus of anaerobic bacteria containing gram-positive rods of highly variable appearance. Pathogenicity for human beings or for animals has not been reported, although these bacteria have been isolated from the feces of infants and older people.

bifid

cleft into two parts or branches.