bipartite bipartite

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) divided into two portions almost to the base
  2. (adj) involving two parts or elements

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. If the DPJ embraces this concept, it could one day become Japan's ruling party and finally demonstrate how a genuine bipartite political system can work in Japan.
  2. The Clay-Robertson plan established five bipartite, interzonal policy committees to supervise finance, economics, transport, communications, food and agriculture.

Quotes

  1. "Following the intensive off-season training, my right knee, which has a bipartite patella, started to act up again when I returned from Australia," Murray said in a statement. "We had a scan done this week and following discussions with my...
    on Jan 30, 2008 By: Andrew Murray Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "It turns out I have bipartite patella [the same knee problem that affects Andy Murray, the tennis player]," Cusiter said yesterday. "I haven't had problems with it in the past and I don't expect problems in the future, but I got some big...
    on Jun 3, 2010 By: Chris Cusiter Source: Times Online

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