Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having two valves.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having two valves, as the oyster and some seed pods; bivalve.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having two valves. Also bivalvous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. used of mollusks having two shells (as clams etc.)

Etymologies

bi- +‎ valved (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.