furnished or fitted with two filaments or threads.

1830–40; bi-1 + Latin fīl(um) (see file1) + -ar1

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bifilar (baɪˈfaɪlə)
1.  having two parallel threads, as in the suspension of certain measuring instruments
2.  of or relating to a resistor in which the wire is wound in a loop around a coil, the two leads being parallel, to reduce the inductance

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The bifilar vibration absorber is designed to reduce rotor vibration at the rotor head.
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