bifid definition

  • adjective:
    • Forked or cleft into two components: a bifid petal.
    • Cleft. Split into two lobes.
    • Cleft into the middle or a little beyond the center; opening with a cleft; split by a linear sinus, with straight margins.
    • divided into two lobes
    • Forked or cleft into two components: a bifid petal.
    • Cleft. Split into two lobes.
    • Cleft to the center or slightly beyond the center; opening with a cleft; split by a linear sinus, with straight margins.
    • divided into two lobes
  • others:
    • Cleft or divided in to two parts; forked, due to the fact tongue of a snake; specifically, in botany, split half-way down into two parts; opening with a cleft; split by a linear sinus, with straight margins.
    • Cleft or split into two components; forked, as the tongue of a snake; especially, in botany, divided half-way on to two parts; orifice with a cleft; divided by a linear sinus, with straight margins.

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