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bimanous

[bim-uh-nuh s, bahy-mey-] /ˈbɪm ə nəs, baɪˈmeɪ-/
adjective, Zoology
1.
having two hands, especially as distinct from feet.
Also, bimanal
[bim-uh-nl, bahy-meyn-l] /ˈbɪm ə nl, baɪˈmeɪn l/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Neo-Latin biman(a) (animalia) two-handed (animals) + -ous. See bimane
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bimanous

/ˈbɪmənəs; baɪˈmeɪ-/
adjective
1.
(of man and the higher primates) having two hands distinct in form and function from the feet
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin bimana two handed, from bi-1 + Latin manus hand
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