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TWAIN

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does twain mean? 

TWAIN (noun)
  The noun TWAIN has 1 sense:

1. two items of the same kind

  Familiarity information: TWAIN used as a noun is very rare.


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TWAIN (noun)


Sense 1twain [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Two items of the same kind

Classified under:

Nouns denoting quantities and units of measure

Synonyms:

duo; twosome; couplet; distich; duad; duet; twain; dyad; pair; brace; span; yoke; couple

Hypernyms ("twain" is a kind of...):

2; deuce; II; two (the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "twain"):

doubleton ((bridge) a pair of playing cards that are the only cards in their suit in the hand dealt to a player)


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