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bi·fur·ca·tion

bifurcation

 
 
pronunciation:
baI fr keI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act or result of dividing into two branches, or the state of being so divided.
Traffic slows down at the bifurcation of the highway into two one-lane roads.Commentators see the beginnings of a bifurcation in the Republican party.
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