[[t]baɪˈmoʊd l[/t]] adj.
1) cvb having or providing two modes, methods, systems, etc
2) sta (of a distribution in statistics) having or occurring with two modes
Etymology: 1900–05 bi`mo•dal′i•ty, n.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • bimodal — (adj.) also bi modal, 1891, from BI (Cf. bi ) + MODAL (Cf. modal). Related: Bimodality …   Etymology dictionary

  • bimodal — ☆ bimodal [bī mōd′ l ] adj. Statistics having two modes bimodality [bī΄mō dal′ə tē] n …   English World dictionary

  • bimodal — adjective Date: 1903 having or relating to two modes; especially having or occurring with two statistical modes • bimodality noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • bimodal — adjective a) Having two modes or forms b) Having two modes (local maxima) …   Wiktionary

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