See bifilar.

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  • bifilarly — adverb see bifilar …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bifilarly — bi·filarly …   English syllables

  • bifilarly — adverb see bifilar …   Useful english dictionary

  • bifilar — bifilarly, adv. /buy fuy leuhr/, adj. furnished or fitted with two filaments or threads. [1830 40; BI 1 + L fil(um) (see FILE1) + AR1] * * * …   Universalium

  • bifilar — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary bi + Latin filum thread more at file Date: 1846 1. involving two threads or wires < bifilar suspension of a pendulum > 2. involving a single thread or wire doubled back upon itself < a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bifilar — /baɪˈfaɪlə/ (say buy fuyluh) adjective provided or fitted with two filaments or threads. –bifilarly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • bifilar — [bī fī′lər] adj. [ BI 1 + FILAR] having two threads, wires, etc. as certain sensitive measuring instruments bifilarly adv …   English World dictionary

  • ballistic pendulum — noun a physical pendulum consisting of a large mass suspended from a rod; when it is struck by a projectile its displacement is used to measure the projectile s velocity • Hypernyms: ↑physical pendulum, ↑compound pendulum • Hyponyms: ↑gun… …   Useful english dictionary

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