Duality - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |duːˈæləti|  American pronunciation of the word duality
Brit.  |djuːˈalɪti|  British pronunciation of the word duality

noun

- being twofold; a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses (syn: dichotomy)
- (physics) the property of matter and electromagnetic radiation that is characterized by the fact that some properties can be explained best by wave theory and others by particle theory
- (geometry) the interchangeability of the roles of points and planes in the theorems of projective geometry

Examples

They discussed the dualities of the novel's characters.

Word forms

noun
singular: duality
plural: dualities
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