binominal

binominal
a) consisting of two names
b) pertaining to the noun binomen
2. noun
a scientific name, at the rank of species, with two terms: a generic name and a specific name.

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  • Binominal — Bi*nom i*nal, a. [See {Binomial}.] Of or pertaining to two names; binomial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Binominal — Binominal, lat., doppelnamig …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • binominal — binominal, ale, aux adj. BIOL Nomenclature binominale (instaurée par Linné): mode de désignation scientifique des espèces vivantes par un nom de genre et un nom d espèce, tous deux latins. (Ex.: Canis familiaris est le nom scientifique du chien… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • binominal — adj. 2 g. [História natural] Diz se do fenômeno que, cientificamente, é a expressão de uma série de fatos análogos …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • binominal — adj. [L. bis, two; nomen, name] Consisting of two words or names …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • binominal — bi·nom·i·nal || ‚baɪ nÉ’mɪnl adj. of or pertaining to two names, having two names; binomial, having two terms (Mathematics); having two exchangeable names …   English contemporary dictionary

  • binominal — adjective another term for binomial (in sense 2) …   English new terms dictionary

  • binominal — bi·nominal …   English syllables

  • binominal —   a. having two names; binomial, especially of scientific nomenclature.    ♦ binominous, a. having two interchangeable names …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • binominal — adj. = BINOMIAL. Etymology: L binominis (as BI , nomen inis name) …   Useful english dictionary

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