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paired

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Pronunciation: /pɛəd
 
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Definition of paired in English:

adjective

Occurring in pairs or as a pair: a characteristic arrangement of paired fins
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  • The result is a series of paired articles, each pair consisting of an African example drawn from a settler territory and a counterpart centered on the U.S. or the Caribbean.
  • The opening chapter of the Dhammapada, a text composed entirely in verse, contains a collection of paired stanzas; each pair is meant to be taken together.
  • This system provides a means of conducting a paired comparison of positive selection and evolutionary rates for homologous genes in both species groups.

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