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Cellular structure with two histomorphologic patterns. The paradigm is synovial sarcoma, in which plump round cells and spindle-shaped fibroblastic cells alternate with with glandularlike areas that show synoviallike cells.
Having two distinct phases: a biphasic waveform; a biphasic response to a stimulus.
Etymology: L, bis + Gk, phasis, appearance
having two phases, parts, aspects, or stages.
(1) Having or referring to two phases.
(2) Having or referring to both a sporophytic and a gametophytic phase in the life cycle of a fungus.