bigeminate

adjective bi·gem·i·nate \(ˈ)bī-¦je-mə-nət, -ˌnāt\
variants: less commonly

bigeminated

\(ˈ)bī-¦je-mə-ˌnā-təd\

Definition of bigeminate

  1. :  twice geminate :  having two pairs: a :  biconjugate b mineralogy :  having two pairs of crystal forms

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Origin and Etymology of bigeminate

bigeminate from (assumed) New Latin bigeminatus, from New Latin 1bi- + Latin geminatus geminate; bigeminated from (assumed) New Latin bigeminatus + English -ed


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