dualistic

[ doo-uh-lis-tik, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu əˈlɪs tɪk, ˌdyu- /

adjective

of, relating to, or of the nature of dualism.
dual; twofold.

Nearby words

  1. dual-band,
  2. dual-carb,
  3. dual-purpose,
  4. duala,
  5. dualism,
  6. duality,
  7. duality principle,
  8. dualize,
  9. dually,
  10. duane

Origin of dualistic

First recorded in 1795–1805; dual + -istic

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Word Origin and History for dualistic

dualistic

adj.

1801, from stem of dualism + -istic.

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