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du·plex

(dū'pleks),
Providing two functions. See: duplex ultrasonography.
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duplex

Having two components or two functions.
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duplex

A double stranded length of nucleic acid. The term is commonly used to refer to DNA in its double helical form, as distinct from a single strand of DNA.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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Google I/O 2018: Here's what you didn't know about Google Duplex and Assistant calling
Google Duplex is capable of many things, but the main thing is handling your planning tasks which saves time so you can tackle more pressing matters.
At its annual developer conference in May, Google CEO Sundar Pichai introduced "Duplex" and demonstrated how the AI system could book an appointment at a salon and a table at a restaurant.
Not only is the Google Duplex good enough to sound like an actual human on the phone (a remarkable feat in itself), it also needs to be able to handle data and make decisions on the fly.
In order to obtain the best performance of a full duplex system, the signal SI must be mitigated to reach the receiver's noise level.
Key words: duplex mode, optimal power allocation, full-duplex
Potential antioxidant activities of enzymatic digests from fresh water microalgae, Pediastrum duplex and Dactylococcopsis fascicularis.
Key Words: Renal Malignancy, Duplex Kidney, Renal Carcinoma
Ultrasound scan showed right renal duplex with minimal dilatation in the lower moiety.
This spacious open-plan duplex leads straight from the street into an open-plan lounge and fully-equipped kitchen.
Out of the 9,000 acts that entered the competition, Duplex have made it into the final 500, and will perform in Bedfordshire in October against 18 other acts from the West Midlands.
POPPING out to the neighbours to borrow some sugar is not a problem in this character duplex in Moseley.