Is It Time For All Couples To Use The Term “Partner”?There are a lot of different words one could use to describe the person with whom they're in a romantic relationship. But, the one word that is most quickly redefining the way we talk about relationships is partner.
Origin of galvanic couple
First recorded in 1895–1900
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