dually

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adjective du·al·ly \ ˈdü-ə(l)-ˌlē also ˈdyü- \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of dually

:in a double capacity :in two ways
  • Since the library functions dually as a working room for a writer and a space for entertaining, the architect was careful to make a place for everything.
  • —Carol Vogel
  • … rising prescription drug costs for those dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid …
  • Inside Health Reform

First Known Use of dually

1650


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