dichotomy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word dichotomy
can be think as di + cut _ ... so dichotomy is cutting into two parts
DICHO-'two'+TOMY-'cut' so CUT INTO TWO
mayb relating to dicot seeds which split into 2 parts or dicot meanin 2 halfs might help
DI(two)+CHO(corners) - split in two corners..
dikho- â€˜in two, apartâ€™ + -tomia
sounds like Botany-branching into two (of trees etc.)
koot naiti ... practice of spliting people