Etymology
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bisect (v.)

"to cut in two," 1640s, from Modern Latin bisectus, from Latin bi- "two" (see bi-) + secare "to cut" (from PIE root *sek- "to cut"). Related: Bisected; bisecting.

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Definitions of bisect

bisect (v.)
cut in half or cut in two;
bisect a line
From wordnet.princeton.edu