Douala Double-barreled

Double

Meanings and phrases

double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; - R.W.Emerson; -Frederick Harrison; dual; twofold; two-fold; treble; threefold; three-fold
  2. consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs; dual; duple
  3. twice as great or many; doubled; twofold; two-fold
  4. used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis; bivalent
  5. used of flowers having more than the usual number of petals in crowded or overlapping arrangements
  6. large enough for two
  7. having two meanings with intent to deceive; forked

double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. downward and forward
  2. two together
  3. to double the degree; doubly; twice

double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base; two-base hit; two-bagger; two-baser
  2. a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts; stunt man; stunt woman
  3. someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor); image; look-alike
  4. a quantity that is twice as great as another
  5. raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2; doubling

double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. increase twofold; duplicate
  2. hit a two-base hit
  3. do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions
  4. bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain; double over; double up
  5. bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit)
  6. make or do or perform again; duplicate; reduplicate; repeat; replicate

daily double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a single bet on two horse races in the same day

double Dutch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an incomprehensible talk
  2. the difficult version of jump rope in which players jump over two ropes that are swung in a crisscross manner by two turners

double Gloucester

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a smooth firm mild orange-red cheese

double agent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a spy who works for two mutually antagonistic countries
E.g.
  • However, it seems Sir Richard became a double agent.
  • Küçük did not know that Güney was a double agent for the MİT.
  • In 1951, he became a Soviet agent, thus, being a double agent.

double back

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. retrace one's course; backtrack; turn back

double bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. notation marking the end of principal parts of a musical composition; two adjacent bar lines

double bass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. largest and lowest member of the violin family; bass fiddle; bass viol; bull fiddle; contrabass; string bass
E.g.
  • A three stringed double bass variant is also used.
  • 7, for double bass and orchestra, dates from 1992.
  • The double bass stands around from scroll to endpin.

double bassoon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the bassoon that is the largest instrument in the oboe family; contrabassoon; contrafagotto

double bed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bed wide enough to accommodate two sleepers

double bind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (psychology) an unresolvable dilemma; situation in which a person receives contradictory messages from a person who is very powerful

double birdie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. shoot two strokes under par; eagle

double blind

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a test procedure in which the identity of those receiving the intervention is concealed from both the administrators and the subjects until after the test is completed; designed to reduce or eliminate bias in the results

double bogey

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to shoot two strokes over par

double boiler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two saucepans, one fitting inside the other; double saucepan

double bond

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a covalent bond in which two pairs of electrons are shared between two atoms
E.g.
  • In both cases, only the “beginning” of the double bond is indicated.
  • MGA differs from medroxyprogesterone acetate only by its C6(7) double bond.
  • "beta"- and "gamma"-terpineol differ only by the location of the double bond.

double check

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. something that checks the correctness of a previous check; countercheck

double chin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fold of fatty tissue under the chin; buccula

double clinch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a clinch with two loops

double cream

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fresh soft French cheese containing at least 60% fat

double creme

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cream with a fat content of 48% or more; heavy whipping cream

double crochet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kind of crochet stitch; double stitch

double crochet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make by double stitching; double stitch

double cross

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an act of betrayal; double-crossing

double cross

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. betray by double-dealing

double dagger

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote; double obelisk; diesis
E.g.
  • Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface, and indicated with a double dagger .
  • Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface and indicated with a double dagger ().
  • Winners are listed first, highlighted in boldface, and indicated with a double dagger ().

double damages

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. twice the amount that a court would normally find the injured party entitled to

double date

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a date in which two couples participate

double decomposition

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB); double decomposition reaction; metathesis
n.
  1. a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB); double decomposition; metathesis

double digit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a two-digit integer; from 10 to 99
E.g.
  • Tourism in Bosnia and Herzegovina has grown at double digit rates in recent years.
  • However, he missed double digit scoring in seven of LSU's last 10 games as a freshman.
  • None of Michigan's starters posted double digit scoring and Zack Gibson led the team with 10 points.

double dipper

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who draws two incomes from the government (usually by combining a salary and a pension)

double dipping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two incomes received from the same source (as by holding a government job and receiving a government pension)

double door

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two vertical doors that meet in the middle of the door frame when closed

double dribble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an illegal dribble in basketball (the player uses both hands to dribble or the player starts to dribble a second time after coming to a stop)

double dye

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. dye twice

double eagle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (golf) a score of three strokes under par on a hole
  2. a former gold coin in the United States worth 20 dollars

double entendre

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ambiguity with one interpretation that is indelicate
E.g.
  • In the show, Chu had a mild-mannered persona but often used coarse language and double entendre.
  • Given this theme of negativity, the "Down Town" song title may be intended as a double entendre or pun.
  • The "Naishadha Parijaatheeyamu" relates the story of Nala and Krishna, each verse being a double entendre.

double entry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bookkeeper debits the transaction to one account and credits it to another; double-entry bookkeeping

double fault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (tennis) two successive faults in serving resulting in the loss of the point

double feature

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two games instead of one (especially in baseball when the same two teams play two games on the same day); twin bill; doubleheader
E.g.
  • It has since been released on Blu-ray in a double feature with its successor.
  • "Konga" appeared as part of a double feature with "Master of the World" (1961).
  • The third night included a double feature of "3 from Hell" and "The Devil's Rejects".

double first

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a first-class honours degree in two subjects

double flat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a musical notation of two flats in front of a note indicating that it is to be lowered by two semitones

double glazing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a window with two panes of glass and a space between them; reduces heat and noise transmission through the window

double gold

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. very tall branching herb with showy much-doubled yellow flower heads; golden glow; hortensia; Rudbeckia laciniata hortensia
E.g.
  • David Wise, a double gold medalist, told a reporter he was "inspired by her."
  • In 2019, he won the national title again and added the open weight class title to earn "double gold."
  • In 2012, Sullivan captured double gold at the Pan American Championships in Mar del Plata, Argentina.

double helix

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pair of parallel helices intertwined about a common axis
E.g.
  • All the secrets are in this double helix."
  • DNA is made up of a double helix of two complementary strands.
  • 11 DNA double helix; the vertical bar represents the number of nucleotides.

double indemnity

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a clause in an insurance policy that provides for double the face value of the policy in the case of accidental death

double jeopardy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the prosecution of a defendant for a criminal offense for which he has already been tried; prohibited in the fifth amendment to the United States Constitution
E.g.
  • He avoided trial under the double jeopardy rule.
  • This is not regarded as double jeopardy, but as a continuation of the same case.
  • Rolle also won a double jeopardy case he recently argued in the MD Court of Appeals.

double knit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a knit fabric similar to jersey that is made with two sets of needles producing a double thickness joined by interlocking stitches

double leg circle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a gymnastic exercise performed on the pommel horse when the gymnast (with legs together) swings his legs in a circle while alternating hands on the pommels

double negative

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an affirmative constructed from two negatives
  2. a grammatically substandard but emphatic negative

double obelisk

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote; double dagger; diesis

double over

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain; double; double up

double play

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the act of getting two players out on one play
E.g.
  • Elston Howard grounded into a double play, Maris scoring.
  • after a double play that others would refer to as "Tailor made."
  • In the fifth inning, the Dodgers turned a remarkable double play.

double pneumonia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lobar pneumonia involving both lungs

double quick

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at a faster speed; double time

double quotes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pair of quotation marks

double reed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woodwind that has a pair of joined reeds that vibrate together; double-reed instrument
  2. a pair of joined reeds that vibrate together to produce the sound in some woodwinds

double refraction

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. splitting a ray into two parallel rays polarized perpendicularly; birefringence
n.
  1. a chemical reaction between two compounds where the positive ion of one compound is exchanged with the positive ion of another compound

double reverse

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (American football) a running play in which a first reverse is followed by a second reverse

double rhyme

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a two-syllable rhyme

double salt

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a solution of two simple salts that forms a single substance on crystallization

double saucepan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two saucepans, one fitting inside the other; double boiler

double sharp

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a musical notation of two sharps in front of a note indicating that it is to be raised by two semitones

double standard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ethical or moral code that applies more strictly to one group than to another
E.g.
  • This would come across as a double standard because he is a "Casanova".
  • A double standard operated.
  • Some critics have used Selig's handling of the Dodgers to point out a double standard in treatment of MLB owners.
n.
  1. a code that permits greater sexual freedom for men than for women (associated with the subordination of women)

double star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a system of two stars that revolve around each other under their mutual gravitation; binary star; binary
E.g.
  • β Capricorni is a double star also known as Dabih.
  • Zeta Antliae is a wide optical double star.
  • Kappa Boötis is another wide double star.

double stitch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kind of crochet stitch; double crochet

double stitch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make by double stitching; double crochet

double stopping

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. stopping two strings and producing two notes at the same time

double take

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a delayed reaction indicating surprise

double talk

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deliberately unintelligible gibberish

double time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. at a faster speed; double quick

double time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fast marching pace (180 steps/min) or slow jog
  2. a doubled wage (for working overtime)

double tongue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. play fast notes on a wind instrument; triple-tongue

double up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain; double over; double
  2. share a room or a bed designed for only one person
  3. stake winnings from one bet on a subsequent wager; parlay

double vision

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. visual impairment in which an object is seen as two objects; diplopia
E.g.
  • From there, I had double vision in one eye for the rest of the fight.
  • When asked, Earnhardt complained of double vision which made it difficult to pit.
  • It is associated with headaches, double vision, difficulties seeing, and a swollen optic disc.
n.
  1. a civil right guaranteed by the Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution

line double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a double resulting from a line drive; line-drive double

line-drive double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a double resulting from a line drive; line double

see double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. see things as if they were there twice

double album

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He began recording a double album as a follow-up.
  • It was released in 1981 as a double album on 45 RPM.
  • As for "Voici", "this double album stands out".

double track

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Trains still pass on the double track North Wales Coast Line.
  • The entire network has double track.
  • A total of 438 km of the network is double track and electrified.

double platinum

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Mirage" was certified double platinum in the US.
  • It has been certified double platinum in the country.
  • The single has been certified double platinum by the RIAA.

more than double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was more than double the previous payment.
  • This figure was more than double that in the new Länder (incl.
  • The arms are slender and are more than double the length of the head.

double sculls

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The following are some of his double sculls races.
  • In Tokyo they finished 13th in the double sculls event.
  • In international competitions, they compete in mixed double sculls.

double figures

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Together, their sales reached double figures.
  • This was also Deng's seventh season averaging double figures.
  • Scored in double figures in 21 games.

certified double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Mirage" was certified double platinum in the US.
  • It was certified double Platinum on October 3, 2018.
  • It has been certified double platinum in the country.
E.g.
  • "Mirage" was certified double platinum in the US.
  • It has been certified double platinum in the country.
  • The single has been certified double platinum by the RIAA.

double overtime

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Game 7, Pete Babando scored the game winner in double overtime.
  • Pitt rallied from trailing by 16 to winning 67–58 in double overtime.
  • The decision proved costly for the Rams as they lost in double overtime.

double bill

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film was shown in a double bill with "".

double plays

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also participated in 13 double plays.
  • Ground outs were executed crisply and double plays were routine.
  • The next four innings for the Yankees were plagued by double plays.

double bonds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Saturated fatty acids have no C=C double bonds.
  • The complex does not hydrogenate isolated double bonds.
  • Unsaturated fatty acids have one or more C=C double bonds.

stunt double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Then, the actor Booth was the stunt double for Rick Dalton.
  • However, Yuen Wah was Lee's main stunt double for the film.
  • Kent was a stunt double for Arnold Schwarzenegger in 14 movies.

double doors

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are metal double doors to one side of the courtyard.
  • There is a tall central doorway with altered double doors and a plain overlight.
  • In addition they will also have USB charging points and four large double doors.

double digits

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • That meant winning the division by double digits.
  • MIBR creeped a bit closer and got to double digits.
  • In 2008, however, John McCain won the county by double digits.

first double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Red Star won their first double in this season.
  • They discovered the first double planemo Oph 162225-240515.
  • It is the band's first double album.

nearly double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ball speeds are nearly double that of an average golfer (220 mph).
  • Tau Eridani has 178% of the Sun's mass and nearly double the radius of the Sun.
  • For this reason, as mentioned above, the true rate of interest is nearly double.

double major

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Carruth earned his degree with a double major in English.
  • Dave graduated from Ohio with a double major in finance and marketing.
  • While at Stanford University, she completed a double major, earning a B.A.

double life

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Howard has lived a "double life" working as a firefighter.
  • Then, she comes to realize that he's been leading a double life.
  • In the documentary, Harting reveals the story of his double life for the first time.

almost double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 100 TWh in 2003–2005) is almost double electricity consumption.
  • In 2011, the poverty rate in the region was 56.4%, almost double the average in Philadelphia that year.
  • The paraphyses are pluricellular (6-14 cells), also clavate, and almost double the length of the unangia.

cup double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He won the league and cup double with Chiefs.
  • During this loan spell he won the league and cup double with Molde.
  • It was the second league and cup double won by Bohemians in the 2000s.

double the number

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Auchinleck had 770 tanks and double the number of Axis aircraft.
  • His approach to teaching helped double the number of girls in AP computer programming.
  • We've seen double the number of incidents in K-12 schools, and almost a 60% increase on college campuses."

double hung

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two double hung windows flank the front entry.
  • Flat trim surrounds the six over six double hung sash windows.
  • It is of heavy timber frame construction, and features large arched double hung windows.

double elimination

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Previously it was a double elimination tournament.
  • The tournament will use a double elimination format.
  • The teams then played a double elimination tournament.

double act

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lee and Herring became a successful double act on radio and television.
  • Bandu Samarasinghe and Tennyson Cooray's double act began with "Nommara Ekai" in 1987.
  • He left the minstrels to go on the music hall circuit in 1887, first as a double act, then solo.

single and double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shuttles have two separate halves: single and double deck.
  • It has a sturdy bell tower with single and double mullioned windows.
  • She won New South Wales state championships in 2004 in the single and double.

double standards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Legally, there were double standards for women.
  • It is a story based on double standards in society and social norms.
  • Women in India were now challenging the double standards set in place by ancient "shastras".

lightweight double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was competing in the lightweight double sculls at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • She competed in 2012 Summer Olympics in the women's lightweight double sculls with Pham Thi Hai.
  • She has competed in 2012 Summer Olympics in the women's lightweight double sculls with Pham Thi Thao.

double century

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Test cricket, Miandad made a double century on six occasions.
  • The man of the match award went to Michael Clarke for his unbeaten double century.
  • Shrewsbury scored 232, becoming the first Englishman to score a double century in Australia.

body double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pfeiffer was unavailable and a body double was chosen.
  • Kathy Long served as Pfeiffer's body double.
  • He also allegedly used a body double for some public events.

double meaning

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The term Suebi has a double meaning in the sources.
  • In a further comic double meaning, the name implies impotence.
  • The album cover has a double meaning.

double role

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The film had Sunil Dutt in a double role.
  • It stars Govinda in a double role, along with Chunky Pandey.
  • Uttam Kumar played a double role as twin princes in this film.

double sculls event

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In Tokyo they finished 13th in the double sculls event.
  • She competed in the women's double sculls event at the 2008 Summer Olympics.
  • In 1968 he and his partner Anatoliy Sass won the gold medal in the double sculls event.

double deck

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The shuttles have two separate halves: single and double deck.
  • The foundations of the double deck swing bridge at Stanley Dock also remain.
  • The Volvo Ailsa double deck bus became standard in the Tayside fleet during the 1970s and 1980s.

double round

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All participating 12 clubs were playing according to the double round robin system.
  • Each group played a double round robin schedule for a total of 6 games for each team.
  • The regular season will still consist of a double round robin between the participating teams.

double stranded

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is a circular double stranded DNA and has 2686 base pairs.
  • Within the double stranded forms have runs of single stranded DNA.
  • Although ~50 archaeal viruses are known, all but two have double stranded genomes.

double disc

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • One year later, a double disc album with both scores is released.
  • Released February 8, 2000, it features thirty-two songs on a double disc set.
  • Released February 6, 2001, it comprises thirty-two songs on a double disc set.

double murder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was sentenced to life imprisonment for the double murder and other offences.
  • Garmony learns it was actually a double murder and informs George, who is pleased.
  • The only exception was a double murder: by promising to give them chewing gum, he lured a girl and a boy.
E.g.
  • She was competing in the lightweight double sculls at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
  • She competed in 2012 Summer Olympics in the women's lightweight double sculls with Pham Thi Hai.
  • She has competed in 2012 Summer Olympics in the women's lightweight double sculls with Pham Thi Thao.

double live

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Initial copies of this double live CD came in a longbox.
  • Achim Oppermann) formations on the double live album "Live - On the Run."
  • A double live album followed: "An Evening Of Magic" (1993), recorded in Italy.

double scull

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But Wood and his partner Riley were selected for the double scull.
  • In the 1997 U22 Trans-Tasman series he rowed in a double scull with Peter Hardcastle.
  • His double scull partner at the 1956 Olympics, Murray Riley, was also a police officer.

double taxation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1993, they signed a double taxation treaty.
  • a part owner of the company, a form of double taxation.
  • In 2014 both countries also signed a double taxation pact to promote trade and investment.

scored in double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each of the three freshman on the team scored in double figures.
  • In 1966-67, Sullivan scored in double figures in 21 of 23 games, scored 20 or more points 10 times and averaged 18.6 points and 11.8 rebounds a game.
  • Toronto's Kyle Lowry had 23 points and five 3-pointers, and Danny Green added 18 points on 6 made 3s, as all five of their starters scored in double figures.

double entendres

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The vocabulary used ranges from vulgar to exalted, with wordplay and double entendres occurring frequently.
  • In 2013, a dialogue laced with double entendres uttered by him in "Endrendrum Punnagai" created controversy.
  • Their formal, decorous society provides a setting for dialog that is rich in double entendres and verbal barbs.

double vinyl

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The album was issued on a double vinyl record by Tigerbeat6 Records.
  • Records in October 1983 as a 12", 7", and a limited double vinyl 7" single.
  • In 2005, a double vinyl LP entitled "Country Weather" was released by RD Records.

double round robin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All participating 12 clubs were playing according to the double round robin system.
  • Each group played a double round robin schedule for a total of 6 games for each team.
  • The regular season will still consist of a double round robin between the participating teams.

double bassist

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are joined by double bassist John Geggie.
  • Nick Haywood Nick Haywood is an Australian jazz double bassist, composer, and music educator in Melbourne.
  • Larry Grenadier Larry Grenadier (born February 6, 1966 in San Francisco) is an American jazz double bassist.

double the size

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1995, voters approved funding to double the size of the library.
  • For instance if the diatonic semitone is double the size of the chromatic semitone, i.e.
  • it might be more than double the price of a DC Thomson title but it was also more than double the size).

double layer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The definition of the double layer potential shows that it vanishes at ∞, so that it is harmonic at ∞.
  • The Mark 8, its predecessor, was a double layer suit which gave the wearer the appearance of a Michelin Man.
  • Structurally, the spongy columns comprise a double layer of tubes, a large inner one and two or three outer ones.

double header

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The annual season opening double header alternates between the schools.
  • It began on 7 April in Okayama and finished on 11 November on Twin Ring Motegi after seven double header rounds.
  • Going into a season ending double header in Philadelphia, the Dodgers led the San Francisco Giants by two games.

single or double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Guests can ride in a single or double tube.
  • Trap shooting is shot at either single or double target presentations.
  • It has two doors, with the central one available in single or double width.

double live album

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Achim Oppermann) formations on the double live album "Live - On the Run."
  • A double live album followed: "An Evening Of Magic" (1993), recorded in Italy.
  • Nørb suspected that it was really because Greene did not want to finance a double live album.

double line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Caterpillar yellowish with a dorsal, slender, red double line.
  • The station is due to become part of double line L9-L10 in the near future.
  • Mythimna turca Mythimna turca, the double line, is a moth of the family Noctuidae.

double dissolution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 18 May 1974 a double dissolution of both Houses was held.
  • The Senate was dissolved for the 1951 election, which was a double dissolution.
  • Katz lost his seat at the 1951 federal election, following a double dissolution.

won the double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2013, he won the double with Dinamo Tbilisi in Georgia.
  • In the 2011, the club won the double.
  • He won the double in his only season.

double decker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This name was derived from the German word "Doppelstock", meaning "double decker".
  • In Wellington, the company operates ten electric double decker buses on urban routes.
  • The band sat on the sofa for more than 12 hours, the sofa was the size of a double decker bus.

double bottom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They had a double bottom below the engine room.
  • The upper and lower corners of the hold are used as ballast tanks, as is the double bottom area.
  • As a conversion from an ocean liner, the ship could not support much armor, although it had a double bottom.

double degree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ICEF's integrated curriculum leads to a double degree.
  • Swiss German University (SGU) is known for their double degree program.
  • He matriculated to receive a double degree in Arts and Law from the University of Sydney.

scored a double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ivanović scored a double against Aston Villa in a 2–4 away win.
  • Three weeks later, he scored a double in a 2–0 home victory against Tigres UANL.
  • In Round 16, Bareiro scored a double in a 2–1 home victory against Sportivo Luqueño on 20 October.

double off

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Next inning, Gonzalez hit a two-out double off of Randy Choate.
  • In Game 6, Pete Fox's RBI double off of Larry French put the Tigers on the board.
  • They added another run in the seventh on Billy Herman's RBI double off of Schoolboy Rowe.

double the amount

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The amount of exported goods was double the amount of imported goods.
  • The tourists on the island use about double the amount of water as the native inhabitants of Fuerteventura.
  • By law, both sons and daughters could inherit properties but the sons would get double the amount that of the daughter.

another double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • released another double A side, titled "Rain Is Fallin'/Hybrid Dream".
  • Eddie Mathews followed with another double, scoring Logan with the game's final run.
  • Close enjoyed a good 1952 season at Yorkshire, achieving another double, but played no Test cricket.

double points

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Together, these are the 50 finite ordinary double points of the figure.
  • For degree 6 surfaces in P, showed that 65 is the maximum number of double points possible.
  • Two examples are the Barth sextic of degree 6 with 65 double points, and the Barth decic of degree 10 with 345 double points.

double wishbone

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The front suspension used a double wishbone while the rear is a solid rear axle type.
  • It also introduced double wishbone front suspension and independent, multi-link rear suspension.
  • The Polestar 1 has double wishbone front suspension, connecting each wheel with two transverse links.

double duty

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He often did double duty as actor/stuntman or actor/stunt coordinator.
  • The "Herald"'s sports pages also gained a now well-known name as Jay Crawford pulled double duty, reporting also for WYMT-TV.
  • Episode Eight – "BROADCAST FROM HELL" When I-24's cameramen make good on a pledge to strike producers and reporters are forced to do double duty.

double trap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The layout of double trap shooting is similar to that of trap shooting.
  • In 2002, she also won the women's double trap at the Junior European Championship.
  • He competed in the men's double trap event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, winning the gold medal.

reached double

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Together, their sales reached double figures.
  • It reached double figures, celebrating its tenth competition in Mexico City.
  • The top scorer being Godfrey Clarke with 37; 12 other players had reached double figures.

double or triple

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An intake failure could lead to a double or triple engine failure.
  • The counterpart of elimination is the addition where double or triple bonds are converted into single bonds.
  • The pluperfect is manifest in tenses that use double or triple auxiliary "be" participles like the past pluperfect subjunctive.

double agents

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hardt's "contacts" are really British double agents – Ashington is in fact RN Commander Blacklock, and "Fräulein Tiel" is Blacklock's wife, Jill.
  • Some difficulties arose here after February 1944, owing to an order by the WNV/FU III HQ that double agents who were not actually under arrest were not to be accepted for double-cross purposes by its subordinate units.
  • The Germans thought they had an extensive network of spies operating in the UK, but in fact all their agents had been captured, and some had become double agents working for the Allies as part of the Double-Cross System.

double row

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the advice of story finalist Shinichiro Kobayashi, a double row of teeth was incorporated in the jaws.
  • Both the southern part and the northern were heavy protected with bunkers, trenches and a double row of wire.
  • Unlike the one arch of wigwams in other surviving villages, Village #7 has a double row of wigwam guest rooms.

double counting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Materials that qualify for double counting differ between countries.
  • "To avoid confusion and double counting, these tables should be updated only after an event is completed."
  • The canton comprised 25 communes and a total of 7,321 inhabitants (census of 1999, without double counting).

double basses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • (1979), for soprano, percussion, and 30 double basses.
  • Bertold Hummel wrote a "Sinfonia piccola" for eight double basses.
  • ", commissioned by the Russian National Orchestra is scored for five double basses.

double tracked

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Southern Pacific double tracked the line in 1904.
  • The remainder of the route to Lake Hopatcong station is double tracked.
  • It double tracked most of its mainline, where the mountains and valleys let it.
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