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bilinear (adj.)

also bi-linear, "of or having reference to two lines," 1847, from Modern Latin (in botany); see bi- "two" + linear. Related: Bilinearly; bilinearity.

updated on June 05, 2017

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Definitions of bilinear from WordNet

bilinear (adj.)
linear with respect to each of two variables or positions;
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