bimanual

adjective
bi·​man·​u·​al | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈman-yə-wəl How to pronounce bimanual (audio) , -yəl \

Definition of bimanual

: done with or requiring the use of both hands

Other Words from bimanual

bimanually adverb

Examples of bimanual in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Once that’s done, your doctor will conduct a bimanual exam to study your reproductive organs. Kristin Canning, SELF, 24 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of bimanual

1853, in the meaning defined above

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“Bimanual.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bimanual. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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bimanual

adjective
bi·​man·​u·​al | \ (ˈ)bī-ˈman-yə(-wə)l How to pronounce bimanual (audio) \

Medical Definition of bimanual

: done with or requiring the use of both hands a bimanual pelvic examination

Other Words from bimanual

bimanually \ -​ē How to pronounce bimanual (audio) \ adverb

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