To tell Cate to buy some fur.
(Speaker hands Cate some money, then says:)
(Cate then leaves to buy some fur.)
A bifurcation is when a small change in something causes a big change in something else.
This word comes from math; specifically it refers to the solution of a differential equation taking a big change as the value of a parameter crosses a certain number.
The small increase fishing bifurcated the fish population.
Word used from the WSJ in DWF emails.
The division of issues in a trial for example the division of a page into two parts.
The new cover on the George W Bush book has been Bifurcated.
The word used when wishing there were two BK's in the world.
How I wish we could bifurcate BK. Although I'm not sure the world could handle it.