[pair-awr, -ohr] /ˈpɛərˌɔr, -ˌoʊr/
a racing shell propelled by two persons, each with one oar.
(rowing) a racing shell in which two oarsmen sit one behind the other and pull one oar each Also called pair Compare double scull
noun 1. (def 7)
noun 1. Physics. the simultaneous creation of a particle and its antiparticle by a nucleus or particle in an excited state, as when a photon is absorbed. noun 1. the production of an electron and a positron from a gamma-ray photon in a strong field as that passes close to an atomic nucleus pair production […]
noun 1. Cribbage. a set of three cards of the same denomination, worth six points. noun 1. (in some card games) a set of three cards of the same denomination
[pair] /pɛər/ noun, plural pairs, pair. 1. two identical, similar, or corresponding things that are matched for use together: a pair of gloves; a pair of earrings. 2. something consisting of or regarded as having two parts or pieces joined together: a pair of scissors; a pair of slacks. 3. two individuals who are similar […]