two·fold /ˈtuˌfold, ˈfold/
Two·fold a. Double; duplicate; multiplied by two; as, a twofold nature; a twofold sense; a twofold argument.
Two·fold, adv. In a double degree; doubly.
adj 1: having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or
qualities; "a double (or dual) role for an actor";
"the office of a clergyman is twofold; public
preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson; "every
episode has its double and treble meaning"-Frederick
Harrison [syn: double, dual, treble, threefold]
2: twice as great or many; "ate a double portion"; "the dose is
doubled"; "a twofold increase" [syn: double, doubled]
adv : by a factor of two; "the price increased twofold last year"
[syn: two times]