Definition of bidirectional in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌbīdəˈrekSH(ə)n(ə)l/
Pronunciation: /ˌbīˌdīˈrekSH(ə)n(ə)l/


Functioning in two directions.
Example sentences
  • In order to provide stronger signals in both directions, a bidirectional amplifier is needed.
  • The device includes a therapy generator having a housing and electronics for conducting bidirectional communication with the patient.
  • The integration of the two is quite good with regard to overall function and bidirectional data associativity.

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Syllabification: bi·di·rec·tion·al

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