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bimestrial

[bahy-mes-tree-uh l] /baɪˈmɛs tri əl/
adjective
1.
occurring every two months; bimonthly.
2.
lasting two months.
Origin of bimestrial
1840-1850
1840-50; < Latin bimē(n)stris bimester + -al1
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British Dictionary definitions for bimestrial

bimestrial

/baɪˈmɛstrɪəl/
adjective
1.
lasting for two months
2.
a less common word for bimonthly (sense 1)
Derived Forms
bimestrially, adverb
Word Origin
C19: from Latin bimēstris, from bi-1 + mēnsis month
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