English dictionary

biramous meaning and definition

BIRAMOUS adjective

Definition of biramous (adjective)

  1. resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches
    • "the biramous appendages of an arthropod"; "long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects"; "a forked river"; "a forked tail"; "forked lightning"; "horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots"
    • synonyms: bifurcate, branched, forficate, forked, fork-like, pronged, prongy
Source: Princeton University Wordnet