Origin of dual
OTHER WORDS FROM dualdu·al·ly, adverb
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dualdual duel
Words nearby dual
Example sentences from the Web for dual
Hossein Darakhshan, born in Tehran on January 7, 1975, has dual Canadian-Iranian nationality.Iran’s Blogfather Walks Free After Six Years in Jail|IranWire|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These dual complaints have made for some strange bedfellows.
There has been very little mourning of this dual scalping, just a sense of inevitability.
Al-Huthaili is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Saudi Arabia and the two countries are not bound by a bilateral extradition treaty.Saudi Beauty Says She Robbed Banks for Her Mafia Lover|Caitlin Dickson|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like Global Cures, the group has a dual mission of providing information on alternative cures and encouraging their study.
We may find that we can so divide our entity that we can be conscious of a double-brain existence in a dual action.
But science has taught us to know ourselves not as dual, but as one.Myths and Dreams|Edward Clodd
The emotions are dual as well as the sensations, as we have seen in the first chapter.The Religious Sentiment|Daniel G. Brinton
Mamise suffered doubly from her dual interest in Abbie and in Davidge.The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
The word waren signifies a dual possession—the one beneficent, and the other malignant.
British Dictionary definitions for dual
- the dual number
- a dual form of a word