bicentric

adjective
bi·cen·tric | \(ˌ)bī-ˈsen-trik\

Definition of bicentric 

1a of a taxon : having two centers of origin it is doubtful that Zea is bicentric Limulus is an outstanding example of a bicentric genus

b : having or involving two centers the bicentric distribution of certain Scandinavian plants a lichen of bicentric origin

2 : having two centromeres

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Other Words from bicentric

bicentricity \(ˌ)bī-ˌsen-ˈtri-sə-tē \ noun plural -es

History and Etymology for bicentric

bi- entry 1 + centric

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