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bi·sect

(bī'sekt),
anatomy to divide a body part into equal halves - right and left halves in the case of the head, neck, or trunk; medial and lateral halves in the case of the limb.

bisect

verb To cut or divide into two parts.

bi·sect

(bī-sekt')
In anatomy, to divide a body part into equal halves - right and left halves in the case of the head, neck, or trunk; medial and lateral halves in the case of the limb.
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Signal decomposition with constant bisecting frequency and signal decomposition with time-varying bisecting frequency are discussed in Sections 4.1 and 4.2, respectively.
According to endodontic literature, two radiographic techniques have been employed to capture an image of the tooth and its root onto a periapical film namely the paralleling and bisecting angle techniques.
As mentioned before, Bisecting K-Means terminates when a stopping criterion is met.
at Panmunjom, the armistice village in the demilitarized zone bisecting the Korean Peninsula, the spokesman said.
Along the main highway bisecting the island, the countryside is a panorama of rice fields, dotted by fish ponds and ringed by banana plantations kept lush year round with drip irrigation.
The first beam of sunlight would create a patch of light, initially about 6 feet long and a few inches wide, on the inner chamber's floor, bisecting the chamber and illuminating designs carved in the rock.
In Road, 2002, an initial uncertainty as to what's being represented resolves as you're engulfed by the work: It's two shafts of dappled sunlight bisecting a dark lane, conjuring depth of field seemingly without effort.
Towards the water this cross axis passes through a commercial centre before bisecting the Utopia and Portuguese pavilions.
More than 130 black bears are hit by cars in Pennsylvania each year whle crossing an interstate highway bisecting their territory.
(These protagonists also sometimes deliver posthuman keynote speeches that are awkwardly direct in their allusions to modernity's inscriptions on subjectivity.) The artist's overriding figural interest was clearest in a second video, new skin, 2002, that, projected onto two oval screens bisecting each other at a ninety-degree angle, tells the story of a young Japanese woman going blind.
A secondary ramp penetrates the building at first floor level, bisecting the inner courtyard.
The outer gallery and reception area were dominated by a peculiar plywood structure, a large square chute extending through the interior wall and bisecting both rooms.