Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. The same as another; sharing the same design.
  • v. Present participle of match.
  • n. A set of independent edges in a given graph, i.e. a set of edges which do not intersect: so-called because pairs of vertices are "matched" to each other one-to-one.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. having identical or closely similar appearance or properties.
  • adj. Harmonious and pleasing in appearance when used together.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. intentionally matched
  • adj. being two identical

Etymologies

Combination of match and the present participle suffix: -ing. (Wiktionary)

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