dichotomous(redirected from dichotomousness)
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Denoting or characterized by dichotomy.
Synonym(s): dichotic (1)
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- (of a plant, such as many algal species) branching by repeated division into two equal parts.
- (of characters) choosing between two possibilities. See KEY, IDENTIFICATION.
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