dicotomía

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek διχοτομία (dikhotomía, a cutting in half), from διχῆ (dikhê, in two, asunder) + τέμνω (témnō, I cut).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dikotoˈmia/, [d̪ikot̪oˈmia]

Noun[edit]

dicotomía f (plural dicotomías)

  1. dichotomy (a separation or division in two)
  2. (logic, philosophy) dichotomy (a division of a class into two disjoint subclasses)
  3. (botany) dichotomy (bifurcation)

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