A crystal structure consisting of two intergrown crystals that are mirror images of each other. Mineral twins can form as result of defective crystal growth in response to stress from rock deformation or during magma cooling.
is used esp. of a pair of horses harnessed together
applies to a pair of animals harnessed together for pulling a yoke of oxen
, meaning two of a kind, applies esp. to certain animals or game birds a brace of pheasants, hounds, etc.
applies to any two things of the same sort that are somehow associated a couple of dollars, or is used colloquially to mean several or a few I have to buy a couple of things
is used of two similar or corresponding things that are associated together or are necessary in twos for proper use a pair of socks or of a single thing made up of two corresponding parts a pair of scissors
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