American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adv. Music Again; twice. Used as a direction to repeat a passage.
- interj. Used to request an additional performance.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Twice. In accounts, tabular statements, books, etc., used to denote a duplicate or repetition of an item or number or page: as, p. 10 bis.
- n. Plural form of bi.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adv. Twice; -- a word showing that something is, or is to be, repeated; as a passage of music, or an item in accounts.
- French or Italian, both from Latin; see dwo- in Indo-European roots. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“V. 42bis (the "bis" is French for "enhanced") is a data compression addition to the V. 42 feature.”
“Berg explains that the compound used in most sealants today is called bis-GMA, a product that derives from both BPA and BPA-GMA but has different properties.”
“For the twelve months of the sun contain three hundred and sixty-five and a quarter days, and so because the quarter becomes a whole, in four years an extra day is completed, which is called bis-sextile.”
“It is somewhat curious that where we use the French word _encore_, the French audiences use the Latin word "bis.”
“Check our other glow stick videos too: www. youtube.com www. youtube.com Finally, how to make TCPO: www. youtube.com The glowstick reaction is made using a diphenyl oxalate derivative known as bis (2,4,6-trichlorophenyl) oxalate or TCPO.”
“Montag bis Freitag: kompakt, sachlich, international”
“Montag bis Freitag: Artikel, Themen & Fakten zum Nachlesen. kompakt, sachlich, international”
“(CTI) (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) announced today that its new class of platinum-based anti-tumor compounds, termed bis-platinates, demonstrated a stronger anti-tumor potency and activity compared to currently available platinum-based compounds as well as the ability to overcome cisplatin-resistance in cancer cell lines.”
“Christine: "bis - in Spanish and French cities, an address (street number) followed by" bis "refers to a second dwelling on the same street but located behind or aside the dwelling originally carrying that street number" (-- from Wikipedia)”
“It looks like the term biscuit comes from the French "bis" "cuit" or "twice cooked" ... which works for both sweet and savory varieties.”
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List of words from phrontistery.info
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Commonly used Latin expressions
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