bifilar

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adjective bi·fi·lar \(ˌ)bī-ˈfī-lər\

Definition of bifilar

  1. 1 :  involving two threads or wires bifilar suspension of a pendulum

  2. 2 :  involving a single thread or wire doubled back upon itself a bifilar resistor

bifilarly

adverb

Origin and Etymology of bifilar

International Scientific Vocabulary bi- + Latin filum thread — more at file


First Known Use: 1846

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