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

  Copula \Cop"u*la\, n. [L., bond, band. See Couple.]
     1. (Logic & Gram.) The word which unites the subject and
        predicate.
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     2. (Mus.) The stop which connects the manuals, or the manuals
        with the pedals; -- called also coupler.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Coupler \Coup"ler\ (k?p"l?r), n.
     One who couples; that which couples, as a link, ring, or
     shackle, to connect cars.
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     Coupler of an organ, a contrivance by which any two or more
        of the ranks of keys, or keys and pedals, are connected so
        as to act together when the organ is played.
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