What is Duplex?

Duplex definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
duplex apartment.
duplex house.
paper or cardboard having different colors, finishes, or stocks on opposite sides.

Printing. a method of reproducing an illustration using two halftone plates, one black and the other in a color. a printing press equipped to print both sides of a sheet in one pass.

Genetics. a double-stranded region of DNA.

having two parts; double; twofold.
(of a machine) having two identical working units, operating together or independently, in a single framework or assembly.

pertaining to or noting a telecommunications system, as most telephone systems, permitting the simultaneous transmission of two messages in opposite directions over one channel.

verb (used with object)
to make duplex; make or change into a duplex: Many owners are duplexing their old houses for extra income.

RELATED WORDSdouble, twin


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