Synonyms for dimidiate
- cut across
- branch off
- cut in half
- cut in two
- divide in two
- split down the middle
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DIMIDIATE
The calyptra (fig. 24) is half-cleft (dimidiate) and very hairy.
Dimidiate, halved; as where a leaf or leaflet has only one side developed.
The stem is wanting, and the cap is shelving, dimidiate, reniform or suborbicular.
Dimidiate, halved, said of a sessile pileus semi-circular in form and attached by the plane edge directly to the wood.
Dimidiate -us: halved; extending half way around; applied to elytra when they cover only half the abdomen.
To dimidiate two coats of arms, the dexter half of one shield was conjoined to the sinister half of the other.