consisting of or having two cycles or circles.
botany. in two whorls, as the stamens of a flower.
pertaining to or resembling a bicycle.
of, forming, or formed by two circles, cycles, etc
(of stamens, petals, etc) arranged in two whorls
(of a chemical compound) having atoms arranged in two rings fused together with at least two atoms common to each ring: naphthalene is bicyclic
- Bicyclic terpene
see under terpene (def 2). (originally) any of a cl-ss of monocyclic hydrocarbons of the formula c 10 h 16 , obtained from plants. this cl-ss or any of its oxygenated derivatives, any hydrocarbon from the same source having the formula c 5 h 8 (hemiterpene) the formula c 10 h 16 with an aliphatic […]
having two auricles or earlike parts. adjective having two auricles or earlike parts
having two teeth or toothlike parts or processes. historical examples the manual of the botany of the northern united states asa gray the manual of the botany of the northern united states asa gray adjective having two teeth or toothlike parts or processes (chem) (of a ligand) having two atoms from which electrons can be […]
furnished or fitted with two filaments or threads. historical examples encyclopaedia britannica, 11th edition, volume 9, slice 2 various adjective having two parallel threads, as in the suspension of certain measuring instruments of or relating to a resistor in which the wire is wound in a loop around a coil, the two leads being parallel, […]
having two flagella. historical examples encyclopaedia britannica, 11th edition, volume 10, slice 4 various adjective (biology) having two flagella: biflagellate protozoans