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1 a place where two or more things are united
  • the coupling between two train cars
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2 the act or an instance of joining two or more things into one
  • credited with the coupling of several existing ideas into a single thesis
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3 sexual union involving penetration of the vagina by the penis
  • the zoo announced that the giant pandas' most recent coupling was successful and that a cub was expected in March
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coupling

verb , present participle of couple

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2 to put or bring together so as to form a new and longer whole
  • if you couple the two extension cords, the connection should be long enough to reach the next room
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