#### bisect meaning in General Dictionary

To reduce or divide into two components

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- cut-in half or cut-in two
- To cut or divide into two parts.
- To divide into two equal components.

#### bisect meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"to cut in two," 1640s, from contemporary Latin bisectus, from Latin bi- "two" (see bi-) + secare "to cut" (see part (n.)). Relevant: Bisected; bisecting.

#### bisect meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To reduce or divide into two parts.

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- (v. t.) To divide into two equal components.

#### Sentence Examples with the word bisect

To construct the parabola when the focus and directrix are given, draw the axis CD and bisect CF at G, which gives the vertex.