Part of speech:
(Music) A composition for two voices or two instruments.
A pair; couple
Two successive lines of verse regarded as a unit; couplet
Two of a kind; a couple; pair, as of hounds, game animals, or pistols
A married, engaged, or courting couple
(Informal) A few; several:
The definition of a compass is a tool with two pointed legs connected by a hinge, one end with a writing device the other used as a stable pivot, used for drawing perfect circles and other things.
An expanse; extent; stretch; compass
A duration of time.
A set period of time; duration
A period of time:
The interval of time between one's birth and the present:
The extent or distance something can reach:
To reach or extend in a long, graceful curve or line
To lay in a cross direction; to cross.
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
To fetter is defined as to hold something back or to bind.
To place; attribute:
To join or fasten (two things together, or one thing with or to another); link; couple
To cover with an arch or arches.
(Rare) A couple; pair
(Golf) A match or round engaged in by two players
Continuance in time
A division of geologic time that is longer than an epoch and shorter than an era.
The period of time during which an individual is alive.
Continuance of being; life; living
The struggle or contest occurring on a certain day or in a certain period of time
Extent or distance from beginning to end:
To condense is to make something shorter or more concentrated, or to cause to change from a gas or vapor to a liquid.
(Computers) To encode (data) to minimize the space required for storage or transmittal:
To collect or focus (one's thoughts, efforts, etc.)
To reduce in force, efficacy, or intensity.
(Logic) The major or minor term of a syllogism.
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