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  • as intwo
  • as inforked

synonyms for dichotomous

  • amphibian
  • binary
  • diploid
  • amphibious
  • bicameral
  • bifurcate
  • bigeminal
  • bilateral
  • binal
  • bipartisan
  • bipartite
  • bisected
  • dichotomic
  • distichous
  • dual
  • dualistic
  • dyadic
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How to use dichotomous in a sentence

“So far, psychologists worked with this dichotomy — a dichotomous model of well-being about life,” says psychologist Shigehiro Oishi.
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In these there is a thallus which starts from a central point and continually divides in a forked or dichotomous manner.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
These dichotomous processes are nothing more than branches developed from the arcuate, or mother cells.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
The caudal fin, with its dichotomous rays, is essentially like the tail of a lamprey.
A GUIDE TO THE STUDY OF FISHES, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)DAVID STARR JORDAN
Fruit an obscurely 3-lobed, 3-celled, 3-seeded pod in dichotomous clusters, both axillary and terminal.
TREES OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESAUSTIN C. APGAR
Thallus radiate or dichotomous, the epidermis usually porose.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
Thallus dichotomous, copiously reticulate and porose, with a narrow costa; gemm none.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
The area covered by the dichotomous organisations is divided almost equally between matrilineal and patrilineal tribes.
KINSHIP ORGANISATIONS AND GROUP MARRIAGE IN AUSTRALIANORTHCOTE W. THOMAS
Finally some of the tribes have not even the dichotomous arrangement of totems but distribute them in both phratries.
KINSHIP ORGANISATIONS AND GROUP MARRIAGE IN AUSTRALIANORTHCOTE W. THOMAS
The colonies are usually richly branched upon the dichotomous plan and the entire colony is contractile.
MARINE PROTOZOA FROM WOODS HOLEGARY N. CALKINS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DICHOTOMOUS

  • angled
  • bifid
  • bifurcate
  • bifurcated
  • branched
  • branching
  • dichotomous
  • dichotonic
  • divaricate
  • divided
  • furcate
  • furcated
  • pronged
  • split
  • tined
  • tridented
  • zigzag
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