coupler coupler  /ˈkə plər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mechanical device that serves to connect the ends of adjacent objects

Usage(s):

  1. Harvester's Fast-Hitch coupler is the most important of a complete new line of farm implements on which the company has spent about $150 million in the past two years.
  2. There is romance in a ride up the tracks, a desperate longing measured in the clickety-clack of steel wheels over ties, the rhythmic clanging of the coupler.
  3. Now, however, a department store of information called, appropriately enough, The Source is available to anyone with a simple terminal screen and a telephone coupler.

News

  • Child Dies in ATV Accident

    An 11-year-old boy died after he was hit by a trailer coupler while riding an ATV.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: WTVY Dothan

Quotes

  • "I know of no one on the Missouri side who thinks the Martin Luther King coupler is a good idea," said Kinder, a Republican.
    on Aug 7, 2007 By: Peter Kinder Source: Forbes

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