adj. [L. bis, two; plicatus, fold]
Twice plaited or folded.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Biplicate — Bip li*cate, a. [Pref. bi + plicate.] Twice folded together. Henslow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biplicate — (ˈ)bīˈplīˌkāt, ˈbiplə̇kə̇t adjective Etymology: bi (I) + plicate : twice folded * * * biplicate, a. (ˈbɪp , ˈbaɪplɪkeɪt) [f. bi prefix2 2 + plicate, ad. L. plicātus folded.] Twice folde …   Useful english dictionary

  • biplicate — bipli·cate …   English syllables

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