Contrastive Pair

Entertainment / Literature / Contrastive Pair: Another term for a minimal pair.

Other Words for Pair

Pair Verb Synonyms: couple, twosome, two of a kind, set of two, matched set, duo, dyad, twins, double, doublet, brace, span, yoke, team, tandem
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Minimal Pair

Entertainment / Literature / Minimal Pair: Also called contrastive pairs, these are two words that differ by only a single sound, such as gin-pin. Linguists commonly use minimal pairs for illustrating subtle sound differences. MORE

Rural Home Repair Loans And Grants

Business / Agriculture / Rural Home Repair Loans And Grants: Section 504 Loans and grants are available through the Rural Housing Service to lower income rural homeowners for making repairs. MORE

Shielded Twisted Pair

Technology / Computers / Shielded Twisted Pair: The same as UTP network cabling only that it has a metal sheath or braid around it to reduce interference. MORE

Repair Or Corrective Maintenance

Business / Real Estate / Repair Or Corrective Maintenance: Involves the actual repairs that keep the buildings equipment, utilities and amenities functioning. Repairing a boiler, finding a leaky faucet and mending a broken air-conditioning unit are acts of co MORE

Pairoff

Business / Finance / Pairoff: A buyback to offset and effectively liquidate a prior sale of securities. MORE

Paired Shares

Business / Finance / Paired Shares: Stock of two companies under the same management that are sold as one unit with one certificate. MORE

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