dually, adv.
/dooh"euhl, dyooh"-/, adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or noting two.
2. composed or consisting of two people, items, parts, etc., together; twofold; double: dual ownership; dual controls on a plane.
3. having a twofold, or double, character or nature.
4. Gram. being or pertaining to a member of the category of number, as in Old English, Old Russian, or Arabic, that denotes two of the things in question.
n. Gram.
5. the dual number.
6. a form in the dual, as Old English git "you two," as contrasted with ge "you" referring to three or more.
[1535-45; < L dualis containing two, relating to a pair, equiv. to du(o) TWO + -alis -AL1]

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