dualistic dualistic  /ˌdu ə ˈlɪ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of dualism

Usage(s):

  1. What we're seeing instead is a shriveling of grassroots support, Sunni Muslims turning against al-Qaeda and its messianic, dualistic way of looking at the world.
  2. The boilerplate was fittingly dualistic.
  3. Still, through the ages the Catholic image of woman has remained curiously dualistic.

Quotes

  • "We were very in favour of the dualistic system that allowed Mediobanca to guarantee its independence," Bollore said, adding that now the situation in Italy had changed.
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Vincent Bollore Source: Reuters

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