coupling

Definitions

Agriculture

Aviation

Cars & Driving

  • noun a part for joining two parts, especially shafts

Construction

  • A fitting for joining two pieces of pipe.

Electronics

  • Interaction resulting from joining, linking, or the transferring of energy.
  • Interaction between circuits in which energy is transferred. The resulting coupling may be capacitive, inductive, conductive, optical, and so on.
  • A device which serves to join, link, or allow the transfer of energy. For example, a waveguide coupling.

Medical

  • noun an act of joining together or linking two people, things or processes
  • noun something which joins two things, especially a device for connecting two pieces of pipe, hose or tube

Real Estate

  • noun a device in a mechanical or electrical system that transfers power from one part to another
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