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couplet

noun

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two things of the same or similar kind that match or are considered together
  • a couplet of statues flank the entrance to the church

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The first known use of couplet was in 1580

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“Couplet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/couplet. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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