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singleton

1. Bridge an original holding of one card only in a suit
2. Maths a set containing only one member

Singleton

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

In a bucket (or funnel) chart, all of the planets but one are on one side of an astrological chart. The isolated planet is called the handle or singleton.

singleton

[′siŋ·gəl·tən]
(mathematics)
A set that has only one element.
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Scores were available for 2,544 ART singletons, 4,985 non-ART singletons, and 1,676 ART twins.
Airdrie sheriff Robert Dickson admonished Singleton, saying: "There is not much point in adding to her problems.
Singleton said Chubby's will be family friendly, affordable and open six days a week.
She must have considered whether accepting Singletons decision to take antipsychotics was tantamount to assisting a suicide.
Singleton chose two bank stocks, which rode the wave of lucrative loan refinances to steady performances during the third consecutive year of market declines.
However, because singletons conceived by this technology--even if they were born at term and the pregnancy had involved a single fetus-have an increased risk of low birth weight, the investigators conclude that "infants from both singleton and multiple births must be considered in assessing the effect of assisted reproductive technology on the rate of low birth weight in the United States.
As well as the financial penalties, the perception of singletons as the social outcasts of dinner parties and a headache for those planning seating arrangements at a wedding seems to ring true.
Bradley Singleton operated Brad's Automotive Repair, and his wife, who is disabled with rheumatoid arthritis, was receiving Supplemental Security Income.
The mean gestational age at birth was 28 weeks in both groups; the mean birth weight was 1,039 g in the multiple group and 1,035 g among singletons.
If convicted of the 1978 rape and mutilation attack under today's laws, Singleton would have been in prison until at least 2000, and probably a lot longer.
One in 10 IVF singletons originates from a twin gestation, and this could be one of the major causes for the higher risk of adverse obstetric outcomes in IVF singletons," said Anja Pinborg, M.
Selective reduction of triplets to twins or singletons was associated with later delivery and greater birth weight than in unreduced triplet pregnancies, according to results of a 10-year study.