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bisectverb [T]

uk   us   /baɪˈsekt/
to ​divide something into two, usually ​equal, ​parts: The new ​road will bisect the ​town.
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bisectverb [T]

 us   /ˈbɑɪ·sekt, bɑɪˈsekt/
to ​divide into two usually ​equalparts: The new ​road would bisect a ​designatedhistoricdistrict. geometry to ​divide something into two congruent (= ​exactlyequal)parts
noun [C]  /ˈbɑɪ·sek·tər, bɑɪˈsek-/
geometry the bisector of an ​angle/​segment
(Definition of bisect from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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