Bi-sulcate

bisulcate

[bahy-suhl-keyt]
adjective
1.
with two grooves.

Origin:
1825–35; < Latin bisulc(us) two-furrowed, cloven (see bi-1, sulcus) + -ate1

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bisulcate (baɪˈsʌlˌkeɪt)
 
adj
1.  marked by two grooves
2.  zoology
 a.  cleft or cloven, as a hoof
 b.  having cloven hoofs

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