verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of bisect
OTHER WORDS FROM bisectbi·sec·tion, nounbi·sec·tion·al, adjectivebi·sec·tion·al·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH bisectbisect , dissect
Words nearby bisect
Example sentences from the Web for bisect
When partition came in 1947, the Pashtun demanded the redrawing of the old borders of the Raj so as not to bisect their homeland.David's Book Club: Pakistan, Between Mosque and Military|David Frum|April 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The next point is, to ascertain the precision with which the learner can bisect an object with the wires of the telescope.Decline of Science in England|Charles Babbage
I arranged my napkin upon my knee, seized my knife and fork, and proceeded with most critical acumen to bisect a beefsteak.Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2)|Charles Lever
By the aid of this axiom it easily follows that the diagonals of a parallelogram bisect each other.The Concept of Nature|Alfred North Whitehead
Draw the chord a d and bisect it at o. Through o draw e f perpendicular to a d.
South Creek did not bisect Superior, as Don thought it might, but flowed in an arc through a southern segment of it.And Then the Town Took Off|Richard Wilson