- To bisect is defined as to cut in half.
An example of to bisect is to split a sandwich in two equal parts.
This pear has been bisected.
bisect definition by Webster's New World
- to cut in two
- Geom. to divide into two equal parts
Origin: ; from Modern Latin bisectus, past participle of bisecare ; from Classical Latin bi-, bi- plush secare, to cut: see saw
bisect definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb bi·sect·ed, bi·sect·ing, bi·sects verb, transitive
- bi·secˈtion noun
- bi·secˈtion·al adjective
- bi·secˈtion·al·ly adverb
bisect - Science Definition