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bicentric

[bahy-sen-trik]
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adjective Biology.
  1. (of a taxon) having two centers of evolution.
  2. (of a plant or animal) having two centers of distribution.

Origin of bicentric

First recorded in 1955–60; bi-1 + -centric
Related formsbi·cen·tri·cal·ly, adverb
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