HyperDic: singleton

English > 3 senses of the word singleton:
NOUNquantitysingletona single object (as distinguished from a pair)
groupsingletona set containing a single member
artifactsingletonthe playing card that is the only card in a suit held in a bridge hand as initially dealt
singleton > pronunciation
Soundssih'nggahltahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > singleton: 3 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningA single object (as distinguished from a pair).
Narrowermate, fellowOne of a pair
Broaderone, 1, I, ace, single, unityThe smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number
English > singleton: 3 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningA set containing a single member.
BroadersetA group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
English > singleton: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningThe playing card that is the only card in a suit held in a bridge hand as initially dealt.
Broaderplaying cardOne of a pack of cards that are used to play card games
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