Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: duality
IPA transcription: [du'æləti]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: duality
    Meaning: (geometry) the interchangeability of the roles of points and planes in the theorems of projective geometry
  • Synonyms: duality, wave-particle_duality
    Meaning: (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
  • Synonyms: dichotomy, duality
    Meaning: being twofold; a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses; "the dichotomy between eastern and western culture"
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