dichotomize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to split up into two components or classifications.
    • To reduce into two parts; to component into two divisions; to divide into sets; to bisect.
    • To exhibit as a half disk. See Dichotomy, 3.
    • To separate into two components or classifications.
    • To cut into two parts; to component into two divisions; to divide into sets; to bisect.
    • showing as a half disk. See Dichotomy, 3.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • becoming or be divided into parts or limbs; fork.
    • To separate into two parts; to branch dichotomously; in order to become dichotomous.
    • become or come to be divided in to parts or branches; fork.
    • to separate your lives into two components; to branch dichotomously; to become dichotomous.
  • verb:
    • to split up (or be separated) into components or classifications
    • divide into two opposing teams or types
    • To separate (or perhaps separated) into parts or classifications
    • separate into two opposing teams or sorts
  • others:
    • To reduce into two components; divide into pairs; especially, to classify by subdivision into sets.
    • to split up into pairs; become dichotomous.
    • Also spelled dichotomise.
    • To reduce into two components; divide into sets; especially, to classify by subdivision into pairs.
    • to separate your lives into pairs; be dichotomous.
    • In addition spelled dichotomise.

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