couple-close

[ kuhp-uh l-klohs ]
/ ˈkʌp əlˈkloʊs /

noun

Heraldry. a narrow chevron, one-quarter the usual breadth.
Carpentry. couple(def 5).

Origin of couple-close

First recorded in 1565–75
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