Meaning of BIPARTITE in English


— bipartitely , adv. — bipartition /buy'pahr tish"euhn/ , n.

/buy pahr"tuyt/ , adj.

1. divided into or consisting of two parts.

2. Law. being in two corresponding parts: a bipartite contract.

3. shared by two; joint: a bipartite pact; bipartite rule.

4. Bot. divided into two parts nearly to the base, as a leaf.

[ 1500-10; bipartitus divided into two parts, bisected (ptp. of bipartire ). See BI- 1 , PART, -ITE 2 ]

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