dyadic

[dahy-ad-ik]
adjective
1.
of or consisting of a dyad; being a group of two.
2.
pertaining to the number 2.
noun
3.
Mathematics. two or more dyads added together.

Origin:
1720–30; < Greek dyadikós. See dyad, -ic

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dyadic (daɪˈædɪk)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to a dyad
2.  relating to or based on two; twofold
3.  logic, maths monadic Compare polyadic (of a relation, predicate, etc) relating two terms; binary

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dyadic definition

programming
binary (describing an operator).
Compare monadic.
(1998-07-24)

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Example sentences
In lifelong dyadic partnerships, when one partner dies the other rarely survives for more than a year or two.
Nonetheless, there is something dyadic about these two.
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