Definitions for pairingˈpɛər ɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pairing
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the lining up of the two homologous chromosomes or chromatids of each chromosome pair in meiosis or mitosis.
Category: Cell Biology
Ref: Compare base pairing.
Origin of pairing:
coupling, mating, pairing, conjugation, union, sexual union(noun)
the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes
"the casual couplings of adolescents"; "the mating of some species occurs only in the spring"
the act of grouping things or people in pairs
The combination or union of two things.
The seeds were adjusted to make sure that there were good pairings for the tennis tournament.
the act or process of uniting or arranging in pairs or couples
see To pair off, under Pair, v. i
The concept of pairing treated here occurs in mathematics.
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