singleton


sin·gle·ton

noun \ˈsiŋ-gəl-tən\

Definition of SINGLETON

1
:  a card that is the only one of its suit originally dealt to a player
2
a :  an individual member or thing distinct from others grouped with it
b :  an offspring born singly <singletons are more common than twins>

Origin of SINGLETON

French, from English single
First Known Use: 1876

sin·gle·ton

noun \ˈsiŋ-gəl-tən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SINGLETON

: an offspring born singly

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