from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having two faces, fronts, or façades.
- adj. Having two opposing surfaces that are alike.
- adj. Archaeology Flaked in such a way as to produce a cutting edge that is sharp on both sides. Used of a stone tool.
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- adj. Having two faces or opposing surfaces
- adj. Having two sharp cutting edges
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having the opposite surfaces alike.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the opposite surfaces alike.
- In botany, having the opposite faces unlike: as, the bifacial arrangement of the parenchyma or green pulp upon the two faces of a leaf. Also dorsiventral.
- Having two fronts or principal faces; specifically, having two human faces turned in opposite directions, as a medal or an image.
- In geometry, having two distinguishable sides or faces.
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- adj. having two faces or fronts
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