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 for coupled
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  coupled \coupled\ adj.
     1. joined together especially in a pair or pairs.
  
     Syn: conjugate, conjugated.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. connected by a physical link, as railway cars or trailer
        trucks. Opposite of unconnected or unlinked
  
     Syn: joined, linked.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Couple \Cou"ple\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Coupled (k[u^]p"'ld); p.
     pr. & vb. n. Coupling (k[u^]p"l[i^]ng).] [F. coupler, fr.
     L. copulare. See Couple, n., and cf. Copulate, Cobble,
     v.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. To link or tie, as one thing to another; to connect or
        fasten together; to join.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Huntsman, I charge thee, tender well my hounds, . .
              .
              And couple Clowder with the deep-mouthed brach.
                                                    --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To join in wedlock; to marry. [Colloq.]
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              A parson who couples all our beggars. --Swift.
        [1913 Webster]

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