Meaning of DUAL in English


Pronunciation: ' dü(- ə )l also ' dyü- ə l

Function: adjective

Etymology: Latin dualis, from duo two ― more at TWO

Date: 1597

1 of grammatical number : denoting reference to two

2 a : consisting of two parts or elements or having two like parts : DOUBLE b : having a double character or nature

– du · al · ly \ - ə (l)-l ē \ adverb

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.