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  Words related to coupling

Related / Similar Words: mating, pairing, conjugation, union, coupler, yoke

 

Definition:
  • the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes; "the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring";
  • a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects;
  • a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together;

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    Hyponyms: assortative mating, disassortative mating, hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing, inbreeding, servicing, service, clevis, clutch, fluid drive, swivel, universal joint, universal

     

    Derivational Morphology: conjugate, copulate, mate, pair, couple, couple on, couple up, match, twin, yoke, link

     

     
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