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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pair, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Paired p. pr. & vb. n. Pairing.]
 1. To be joined in pairs; 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 group in pairs or couples; specif. (Parliamentary Cant), to agree with one of the opposite party or opinion to abstain from voting on specified questions or issues. See Pair, n., 6.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: used of gloves, socks, etc. [syn: mated]
      2: of leaves etc; growing in pairs on either side of a stem;
         "opposite leaves" [syn: opposite] [ant: alternate]
      3: mated sexually