from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Joined in or forming pairs or a pair.
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- adj. Forming a pair.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, having the leaflets in pairs: said of pinnately compound leaves: used seldom of never except in composition with uni-, bi-, etc., as in unijugate, etc.
- In numismatics, same as accolated.
- n. One of the Jugatæ.
- To join or voke together; couple together.
Latin iugātus, past participle of iugāre, to join, from iugum, yoke; see yeug- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin jugatus ("yoked together in pairs"), from Jugum ("pair, ridge, chain of mountains") (Wiktionary)