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1. dual

adjective. ['ˈduːəl, ˈduːl'] consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs.

Synonyms

  • duple
  • double

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • straighten
  • unequivocal

Etymology

  • dualis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

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How do you pronounce dual?

Pronounce dual as duəl.

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Example sentences of the word dual


1. Adjective
Go to the dual bacta tanks in the cantina and select one to begin character creation.

Quotes containing the word dual


1. I'm not out to disturb anybody's faith. I happen to be happy and comfortable with a belief system that has a dual deity and operates on a lunar schedule. It suits my needs. If you happen to be happy and comfortable with a belief system that features a single masculine deity and operates on a solar schedule, fine. I don't give a fat damn. What matters is what you do, not who's name you do it in.
- Mercedes Lackey, Burning Water

2. dual-lane

adjective. having a median strip or island between lanes of traffic moving in opposite directions.

Synonyms

  • multilane

Antonyms

  • collective
  • united

3. dual

adjective. ['ˈduːəl, ˈduːl'] having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson.

Synonyms

  • multiple
  • treble
  • double
  • twofold
  • two-fold
  • threefold

Antonyms

  • multivalent
  • univalent
  • small
  • little

Etymology

  • dualis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

4. dual

adjective. ['ˈduːəl, ˈduːl'] a grammatical number category referring to two items or units as opposed to one item (singular) or more than two items (plural).

Antonyms

  • low

Etymology

  • dualis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)
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