from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Twofold.
- adjective Of or relating to a dyad.
- noun The sum of a finite number of dyads.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Pertaining or relating to the number two, or to a dyad; consisting of two parts or elements: as, a dyadic metal.
- In Gr. pros.:
- Comprising two different rhythms or meters: as, a dyadic epiploce.
- Consisting of pericopes, or groups of systems each of which contains two unlike systems: as, a dyadic poem.
- Also dyad, duadic.
- noun In mathematics, a sum of dyads.
- noun The science of reckoning with a system of numerals in which the ratio of values of successive places is two.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Pertaining to the number two; of two parts or elements.
- adjective the same as binary arithmetic.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective Pertaining to the number
two; of two partsor elements.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective of or relating to a dyad or based on two
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