biparous

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj biparous producing two offspring at a time
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Biparous Bringing forth two at a birth.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • biparous Bringing forth two at a birth.
    • biparous In botany, having two branches or axes: applied to a cyme.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Biparous bip′ar-us bearing two at a birth.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. bis, twice + parere, to bring forth
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. bis, twice, par-ĕre, to bring forth.

Usage


In science:

This is done by choosing a proper bipar tite regular graph (of tests and variable nodes) for the first stage of the detection.
Group Testing with Random Pools: optimal two-stage algorithms
Fur thermore we prove that this optimal value is also attained on average over a random bipar tite graph where all variables have the same degree, while the tests have Poisson-distributed degrees.
Group Testing with Random Pools: optimal two-stage algorithms
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