couple (something) (on)to (something)

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couple (something) (on)to (something)

To connect or fasten two things together. We still need to couple the trailer to the truck before we can leave. I coupled the latch onto the peg, so it should stay secure.
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couple something (on)to something

 and couple something on (to something); couple something on
to attach something to something. Couple this connector to that one. The railroad worker coupled on the next car in line. Couple the green one onto the red one.
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Solder a coupling onto the exposed end of the four-inch section of pipe.
But crosstalk isn't limited to one line coupling onto another line.
Figure 1a illustrates both the differential-mode (DM) and the common-mode (CM) capacitive coupling onto cables.
Meeting the basic demands for a safer, standardized coupling onto the stapes capitulum was the design objective for this lightweight titanium prosthesis.
3 Slide the mission coupling onto one pipe and cement plastic couplings onto the other two pipes.
Screw the pipe coupling onto the other end of the hose extension.
These couplings normally require an access hole on the side of the flange, allowing a technician get a wrench into the flange to tighten a clamp screw in order to mount the coupling onto a shaft.
Then push the threaded coupling onto the cleanly cut hose end, wrapping the finger grips around the outside.