- to divide or separate into two parts, kinds, etc.
- to become divided into two parts; form a dichotomy.
Origin of dichotomize
Related Words for dichotomizeseparate, disconnect, divide, divorce, break, split, detach, sever, rive, tear, splinter, isolate, rip, disband, crack, open, cut, partition, subdivide, cross
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Historical Examples of dichotomize
Where action is a consequence of a philosophic system, the system seems to dichotomize into art and religion.Creative Intelligence
John Dewey, Addison W. Moore, Harold Chapman Brown, George H. Mead, Boyd H. Bode, Henry Waldgrave, Stuart James, Hayden Tufts, Horace M. Kallen
- to divide or become divided into two parts or classifications