a house having separate apartments for two families, especially a two-story house having a complete apartment on each floor and two separate entrances.
(US & Canadian) a house divided into two separate dwellings Also called (US) semidetached
[doo-pleks, dyoo-] /ˈdu plɛks, ˈdyu-/ noun 1. . 2. . 3. paper or cardboard having different colors, finishes, or stocks on opposite sides. 4. Printing. 5. Genetics. a double-stranded region of DNA. adjective 6. having two parts; double; twofold. 7. (of a machine) having two identical working units, operating together or independently, in a single […]
- Duplex kidney
duplex kidney du·plex kidney (dōō’plěks’, dyōō’-) n. A kidney having two pelviocaliceal systems.
noun 1. a lock capable of being opened either by a master key or a change key, each operating its own mechanism.
noun 1. any of several methods for making steel in which the process is begun in one furnace and finished in another.