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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
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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.

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singleton

[′siŋ·gəl·tən]
(mathematics)
A set that has only one element.
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I love coming home and the Singleton Park concert is a real highlight of what has become a truly memorable year for me."
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Let us first notice that if there is an element f for which we are in the case (i) of the definition of F(f), then we conclude that the Russell class R is not a singleton (because in this case [R.sub.f] is a singleton and [R.sub.f] [??] R).
As newspapers struggle to survive, Singleton has formed partnerships with other media companies to develop new strategies and technologies to meet what he readily concedes is a "scary" future.
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The GBP1,500 2005 Booktrust Teenage Prize has been awarded to journalist Sarah Singleton for her debut novel entitled Century.
A few months later, the Court declined to review Singleton, in which the same federal appeals court had denied an Eighth Amendment claim by a capital convict, Charles Singleton, that he should not be forcibly medicated to be made competent for execution.
Singleton, author of more than twenty-five books, including the Regeneration and The Seer series, spends her spare time researching mysterious legends and destinations for her books.