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Definitions of dual:
  • adjective:   a grammatical number category referring to two items or units as opposed to one item (singular) or more than two items (plural)
    Example: "Ancient Greek had the dual form but it has merged with the plural form in modern Greek"
  • adjective:   consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs
    Example: "Dual controls for pilot and copilot"
  • adjective:   having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities
    Example: "A double (or dual) role for an actor"

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