Definitions of bi

  1. a heavy brittle diamagnetic trivalent metallic element (resembles arsenic and antimony chemically); usually recovered as a by-product from ores of other metals Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. In most branches of science bi- in composition denotes two, twice, or doubly; as, bidentate, two-toothed; biternate, doubly ternate, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. In the composition of chemical names bi- denotes two atoms, parts, or equivalents of that constituent to the name of which it is prefixed, to one of the other component, or that such constituent is present in double the ordinary proportion; as, bichromate, bisulphide. Be- and di- are often used interchangeably. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Chemical symbol of bismuth. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. A prefix denoting two, twice, or double. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  6. Prefix meaning "two.". Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  7. An old form of the Anglo-Saxon prefix now usually written be; as, bifore, bi forn=before; bigan=began; biheste=behest; biside, bisyde=beside; bitweene=between; etc. Chaucer. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Twice; doubly; two; as, biannual, biweekly. bin; bis. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A Latin prefix signifying two, twice, or twofold. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. A common prefix, meaning two, twice, double, in two. Note.-When compounds beginning with bi are not found, mark the meaning of bi, and turn to the principal word. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. The country code for Burundi. foldoc_fs
  12. As a prefix to words, has the same signication as Di. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  13. Symbol for bismuth. na
  14. Symbol of bismuth. American pocket medical dictionary.
  15. See Bis. Cabinet Dictionary

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