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alternate angles a pair of nonadjacent angles that are formed on opposite sides of a line where it crosses two others transversely.
andiron one of a pair of metal structures that supports logs in a fireplace.
antagonistic having opposite effects, or acting in different directions, as a pair of muscles. [1/2 definitions]
antler one of a pair of solid, bony, often branched horns of the male deer and related animals.
antrum a cavity within a bone, such as the pair of sinuses in the upper jaw that open into the nose.
azygous in biology, not being part of a pair; occurring singly.
beetle1 any of several insects with two pairs of wings, of which the front pair is hard and covers the rear pair when the wings are at rest. [1/2 definitions]
bench press a weightlifting exercise in which one lies on a bench, removes a weight from a pair of overhead supports, lowers it to the chest, and raises it again.
bib the upper part of an apron or pair of overalls that protects the chest. [1/2 definitions]
bitt a strong post standing, usu. as one of a pair, on the deck of a ship, around which cables and lines are wound and caught, as in mooring. [1/3 definitions]
bivalent in genetics, a pair of similar or identical chromosomes. [1/3 definitions]
bloomer1 (pl.) a pair of loose, knee-length trousers formerly worn by girls and women as athletic wear. [1/3 definitions]
bookend a support, often ornamental and in a pair, used to prop up the end of a row of books.
brace either of a pair of signs { } used to enclose words, quantities, or musical staves to be considered together. [2/10 definitions]
braces (chiefly British) a pair of adjustable straps that are designed to support trousers, worn over the shoulders and attached to the trousers at the front and back of the waist; suspenders. [1/2 definitions]
bracket one of a pair of marks, [ or ], used to enclose and set apart words or figures. [1/7 definitions]
brush1 one of a pair of devices for playing the drums, consisting of a rod with many rigid steel wires attached to the end in a fan shape. [1/8 definitions]
capacitance in an electrical capacitor, the ratio of charge on either or both of a pair of conductors to their electrical potentials. [1/2 definitions]
Cartesian coordinates a pair of coordinates for locating a point on a plane by its distances from two intersecting, usu. perpendicular lines. [1/2 definitions]
castanet one of a pair of slightly concave wooden or ivory instruments, held in the hand and clicked together to provide rhythmic accompaniment, esp. to certain Spanish dances.
centipede any of various nocturnal arthropods, with a narrow, wormlike body consisting of many segments, each segment having a pair of legs and the front segment having poison fangs or claws.