bifacial

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj bifacial having two faces or fronts "the Roman Janus is bifacial"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Bifacial Having the opposite surfaces alike.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • bifacial Having the opposite surfaces alike.
    • bifacial In botany, having the opposite faces unlike: as, the bifacial arrangement of the parenchyma or green pulp upon the two faces of a leaf. Also dorsiventral.
    • bifacial Having two fronts or principal faces; specifically, having two human faces turned in opposite directions, as a medal or an image.
    • bifacial In geometry, having two distinguishable sides or faces.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Bifacial bī-fā′shyal having two like faces or opposite surfaces.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. bi-, + facial,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. bi-, twice, and Facial.