couple

  1. a small indefinite number
  2. a pair of people who live together
  3. a pair who associate with one another
  4. two items of the same kind
  5. something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines

couple

[n] - two items of the same kind 2. [n] - a small indefinite number 3. [n] - something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines 4. [n] - a pair of people who live together 5. [n] - a pair who associate with one another 6. [v] - link together
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Couple

Two equal forces acting on a body in opposite directions and located at a specific distance apart produce a turning effect on the body. See also: Torque.
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couple

A cell developed in an electrolyte resulting from electrical contact between two dissimilar metals. See galvanic corrosion.
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Couple

Cou'ple noun [ French couple , from Latin copula a bond, band; co- + apere , aptum , to join. See Art , adjective , and confer Copula .] 1. That which joins or links two things together; a bond or tie; a coupler. [ Obs...
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Couple

Cou'ple transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Coupled (k?p''ld); present participle & verbal noun Coupling (-l?ng).] [ French coupler , from Latin copulare . See Couple , noun , and c...
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Couple

Cou'ple intransitive verb To come together as male and female; to copulate. [ Obsolete] Milton. Bacon.
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couple

To copulate; to perform coitus; said especially of the lower animals. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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couple

twosome noun a pair who associate with one another; `the engaged couple`; `an inseparable twosome`
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couple

pair noun two items of the same kind
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couple

noun (physics) something joined by two equal and opposite forces that act along parallel lines
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couple

match noun a pair of people who live together; `a married couple from Chicago`
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couple

couple up verb link together; `can we couple these proposals?`
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couple

verb bring two objects, ideas, or people together; `This fact is coupled to the other one`; `Matchmaker, can you match my daughter with a nice young man?`; `The student was paired with a partner for collaboration on the project`
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Couple

• (a.) One of the pairs of plates of two metals which compose a voltaic battery; -- called a voltaic couple or galvanic couple. • (a.) See Couple-close. • (v. i.) To come together as male and female; to copulate. • (a.) Two rotations, movements, etc., which are equal in amount but opposite in direction, and acting along parallel...
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couple

in mechanics, pair of equal parallel forces that are opposite in direction. The only effect of a couple is to produce or prevent the turning of a ...
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couple

A cell developed in an electrolyte resulting from electrical contact between two dissimilar metals. See galvanic corrosion
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couple

Two equal and opposite parallel forces applied to the same body that do not act in the same line. The forces create a torque, the moment of which is equal to the product of the force and the perpendicular distance between them.
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Couple

In dynamics, a couple is two equal and parallel forces acting in different directions, and applied to the same body. The distance between their lines of action is called the arm of the couple, and the product of one of the two equal forces by this arm is called the moment of the couple.
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couple

Type: Term Pronunciation: kŭ′pl Definitions: 1. To copulate; to perform coitus; said especially of the lower animals.
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Couple

Two hounds.
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Couple

two hounds
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Couple

[mechanics] In mechanics, a couple is a system of forces with a resultant (a.k.a. net or sum) moment but no resultant force. A better term is force couple or pure moment. Its effect is to create rotation without translation, or more generally without any acceleration of the centre of mass. In rigid body mechanics, force couples are free vec...
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Couple

Two hounds (any sex). Hounds are always counted in couples
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Couple

1.(n) Two hounds (either sex), for convenience in counting. 2.(n) A device for keeping two hounds attached to each other for convenience in control or training. 3.(v) To attach two hounds together by use of couples.
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