bimodal

[ bahy-mohd-l ]
/ baɪˈmoʊd l /

adjective

having or providing two modes, methods, systems, etc.
Statistics. (of a distribution) having or occurring with two modes.Compare unimodal.
Transportation. pertaining to or suitable for transportation involving the use of two forms of carrier, as truck and rail.

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Origin of bimodal

First recorded in 1900–05; bi-1 + modal

OTHER WORDS FROM bimodal

bi·mo·dal·i·ty, noun
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