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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] duplex (double, two-fold), from duo (two) + plico (fold together) from Ancient Greek πλέκω (pleko), twist, braid).

Adjective

duplex (not comparable)

Positive
duplex

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. double, made up of two parts
  2. two direction (electronical signaling)

Translations

Noun

Singular
duplex

Plural
es

duplex (es)
  1. house made up of two dwelling units
  2. (stamp-collecting) a cancellation combining a numerical cancellation with a second mark showing time, date, and place of posting.

Related terms


Italian

Noun

duplex m. inv.

  1. party line

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