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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Made up of or having two parts or elements.

Usage examples (26)
  • Education today, more than ever before, must see clearly the dual objectives: Educating for living and educating for making a living.
  • Ancient Greek had the dual form but it has merged with the plural form in modern Greek
  • A double (or dual) role for an actor
  • They're also looking right now for what they call dual phenomenology. for more
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  • The character's "dual" (made up of two parts; having two functions) role of father and brother made it impossible for him to fight in a "duel" (combat) when he was challenged.
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