Definition of doublet
Words nearby doublet
How to use doublet in a sentence
A “proto-eukaryote” that had histone doublets might have been ancestral to both the giant viruses and eukaryotes and could have passed the proteins along to both lines of organisms a very long time ago.DNA’s Histone Spools Hint at How Complex Cells Evolved|Viviane Callier|May 10, 2021|Quanta Magazine
The sleeves of his doublet which protruded from his leather casing were of the same colour and material as his trunks.
He was cast down to think that he might have spared himself the trouble of donning his beautiful yellow doublet from Paris.
Over his green doublet he wore a sad-coloured nightgown, out of the pocket of which peeped his hunting-horn.The Fortunes of Nigel|Sir Walter Scott
British Dictionary definitions for doublet
- a pair of similar things, esp two words deriving ultimately from the same source, for example reason and ratio or fragile and frail
- one of such a pair
- a multiplet that has two members
- a closely spaced pair of related spectral lines