the use of two metals, ordinarily gold and silver, at a fixed relative value, as the monetary standard.
the doctrine or policies supporting such a standard.
Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, July 7th, 1920 Various
The Old World and Its Ways William Jennings Bryan
Eugenics and Other Evils G. K. Chesterton
Readings in Money and Banking Chester Arthur Phillips
the use of two metals, esp gold and silver, in fixed relative values as the standard of value and currency
the economic policies or doctrine supporting a bimetallic standard
a group of small islands in the W Bahamas: resort center; supposed site of the Fountain of Youth for which Ponce de León searched. 9 sq. mi. (23 sq. km). Historical Examples Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete Charles M. Skinner Great Epochs in American History, Volume I. Various Myths & Legends of […]
- Bimodal distribution
noun (statistics) a frequency distribution with two modes Historical Examples Mohave Pottery Alfred L. Kroeber
having or providing two modes, methods, systems, etc. Statistics. (of a distribution) having or occurring with two modes. Compare unimodal. Transportation. pertaining to or suitable for transportation involving the use of two forms of carrier, as truck and rail. adj.
a box or enclosed place for storing grain, coal, or the like. to store in a bin. a combining form meaning “two,” “two at a time,” used in the formation of compound words: binary; binocular. Contemporary Examples Can Zawahri Revive al Qaeda? Art Keller May 13, 2011 How I Hid Salman Rushdie During the Fatwa […]