- a set of two similar things considered as a unit
- two items of the same kind
- two people considered as a unit
- a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value
PAIR (Peer-Allocated Instant Response) is a project in the Netherlands that aims to match students with best-suited peer candidates for online support. It was launched in 2006 by the Open University of the Netherlands, an online university, and was supported by Fontys University and SURF, the national organization in the Netherlands that coordinat...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAIR
The word pair, derived via the French words pair/paire from the Latin par `equal`, can refer to: ==Medicine== ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pair
• A union of two conductors, as bars or wires of dissimilar metals joined at their extremities, for producing a thermoelectric current. • (n.) In a mechanism, two elements, or bodies, which are so applied to each other as to mutually constrain relative motion. • (n.) Two of a sort; a span; a yoke; a couple; a brace; as, a pair of ......Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/pair/
1. To be joined in paris; to couple; to mate, as for breeding. ... 2. To suit; to fit, as a counterpart. 'My heart was made to fit and pair with thine.' (Rowe) ... 3. Same as To pair off. See phrase below. To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs or couples; specif., to agree with one of the opposite party or opinion to abstain from voting ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a set of two similar things considered as a unitFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
two people considered as a unitFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Pairing is a system whereby two members of parliament from opposing political parties may agree to abstain where one member is unable to vote, due to other commitments, illness, travel problems, etc. A party whip will usually allow this only for non-critical votes, often referred to as two-line whips. The 1926 Can...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pair_(parliamentary_convention)
The PAIR (puncture-aspiration-injection-reaspiration) procedure is a noninvasive treatment option to remove hydatid cysts. PAIR is considered an alternative treatment for cystic echinococcosis (hydatid disease) and is often indicated for patients that do not respond to surgery or benzimidazoles T...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAIR_(puncture-aspiration-injection-reaspirati
Pair intransitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Paired
; present participle & verbal noun Pairing
To be joined in paris; to couple; to mate, as for breeding. 2.
To suit; to fit, as a counterpart. « My he...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/4
Pair noun [ French paire , Late Latin paria , Latin paria , plural of par pair, from par , adj., equal. Confer Apparel , Par equality, Peer an equal.] 1. A number of things resembling one another, or belonging together; a set; as, a Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/4
Pair transitive verb 1.
To unite in couples; to form a pair of; to bring together, as things which belong together, or which complement, or are adapted to one another. « Glossy jet is paired
with shining white.» Pope. 2.
To engage (one's self) with another o...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/P/5
A duck in each innings. Also - rarely - 'a pair of spectacles'. A batsman coming in for his second innings after a duck in the first is said to be 'on a pair'.Found on http://www.wandererscricket.com/glossary.html
Any two cards of the same rank, including all tens and face cardsFound on http://www.blackjackchoice.com/blackjack-glossary
Denotes two birds of the opposite sex that have mated. Widely used to count and record breeding colonies of birds or birds that may have restricted numbers of breeding individuals (i.e. raptors, waders etc.).Found on http://www.kuwaitbirds.org/birding/glossary
in telecommunications, uniform line consisting of two conductors NOTE - Examples of pairs are symmetric pair, coaxial pair.Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=151-12-39
Pair is card slang for two cards of the same denomination.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZP.HTM
This is a hand where the player's best hand is made up of 2 cards of the same value or rank.
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Two cards of the same rank.
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Two golfers playing together in a stroke competition. Also to assign players to play together in a competition.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21422
Two-of-a-kind. A pair is beaten by two pair, and can only in turn beat a high-card hand.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21206
Type: Term Pronunciation: pār Definitions: 1. Two objects considered together because of similarity, for a common purpose, or because of some attracting force between them.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=64465
- a set of two similar things considered as a unit 2. [n] - two people considered as a unit 3. [n] - a poker hand with 2 cards of the same value 4. [v] - form a pair or pairs 5. [v] - occur in pairs 6. [v] - arrange in pairsFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=pair
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