Origin of dual
Related formsdu·al·ly, adverb
Can be confuseddual duel
Examples 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