bicentric

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

Definition of bicentric

  1. 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. 2 :  having two centromeres

bicentricity

\(ˌ)bī-ˌsen-ˈtri-sə-tē\ noun, plural

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Origin and Etymology of bicentric

1bi- + centric


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