Having only one half developed.
Split on one side, as the calyptra of mosses.
Consisting of only one half of what the normal condition requires; having the appearance of lacking one half.
A dimidiate leaf, which has only one side developed.
Having the organs of one side, or half, different in function from the corresponding organs on the other side.
Origin of dimidiate
- Latin dimidiatus, past participle of dimidiare (“to halve”).