Meaning of “two sides of the same coin” in the English Dictionary

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"two sides of the same coin" in American English

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two sides of the same coin

two things that different but closely related features of one idea:

Rewards and punishments are two sides of the same coin – both are used to control people and neither works very well.

(Definition of “two sides of the same coin” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)