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dualistic

[doo-uh-lis-tik, dyoo-]
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  1. of, relating to, or of the nature of dualism.
  2. dual; twofold.
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Origin of dualistic

First recorded in 1795–1805; dual + -istic
Related formsdu·al·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·du·al·is·tic, adjectivenon·du·al·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbun·du·al·is·tic, adjectiveun·du·al·is·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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adj.

1801, from stem of dualism + -istic.

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