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Synonyms for dual
ˈdu əl, ˈdyu-du·al

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  1. double, dual, dupleadjective

    consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs

    "an egg with a double yolk"; "a double (binary) star"; "double doors"; "dual controls for pilot and copilot"; "duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two) beats to a measure"

    threefold, three-fold, duple, doubled, double, treble, bivalent, twofold, two-fold, forked

    singular, single

  2. double, dual, twofold, two-fold, treble, threefold, three-foldadjective

    having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities

    "a double (or dual) role for an actor"; "the office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson; "every episode has its double and treble meaning"-Frederick Harrison

    triplex, triple, threefold, three-fold, duple, doubled, double, treble, bivalent, soprano, ternary, twofold, two-fold, forked

    singular, single

  3. dualadjective

    a grammatical number category referring to two items or units as opposed to one item (singular) or more than two items (plural)

    "ancient Greek had the dual form but it has merged with the plural form in modern Greek"

    three-fold, twofold, double, treble, duple, threefold, two-fold

    singular, single

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  1. Cory Booker:

    We are facing a dual crisis of climate change and economic inequality, without immediate action, we risk an incredible human toll from disasters, health impacts, rising national security threats, and trillions of dollars in economic losses.

  2. Robert Kaplan:

    As we continue to make progress in achieving our dual mandate, I will advocate that we take actions to remove some amount of accommodation, i will also advocate that we take these steps in a gradual and patient manner.

  3. Deshaun Watson:

    He's a dual threat, so he can't read coverages; he can't read defenses, he can't be accurate.

  4. Wayne Lam:

    The dual cameras is definitely an enhancement and should vie for the title of best phone camera.

  5. Huw Evans:

    In the UK, the real political uncertainty for our sector comes from the dual and interconnected possibility that the UK could leave the EU and that the UK could dissolve if Scotland voted to become independent, even five years ago, the likelihood of both would have seemed far more remote than they do now and so we certainly cannot be complacent.

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