Duplex - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈduːpleks|  American pronunciation of the word duplex
Brit.  |ˈdjuːplɛks|  British pronunciation of the word duplex

noun

- a house with two units sharing a common wall
- an apartment having rooms on two floors that are connected by a staircase

verb

- change into a duplex

adjective

- (used technically of a device or process) having two parts
- allowing communication in opposite directions simultaneously

Examples

...a duplex apartment with all of the bedrooms on the second floor...

We live in the brick duplex.

Word forms

noun
singular: duplex
plural: duplexes
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