Double

A flower with more than the usual number of petals

double

(from the article `baseball`) ...touching ground to be thrown to first or any other base before the batter or any other runner gets there. There are four kinds of hits: the ...
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double

[adj] - (botany 2. [adj] - having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities 3. [adj] - consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs 4. [adj] - twice as great or many 5. [adj] - large enough for two 6. [adj] - having two meanings with intent to deceive 7. [adv] - downward and forwar...
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Double

• (n.) Something precisely equal or counterpart to another; a counterpart. Hence, a wraith. • (v. i.) To play tricks; to use sleights; to play false. • (n.) Double beer; strong beer. • (v. i.) To set up a word or words a second time by mistake; to make a doublet. • (a.) To increase by adding an equal number, quantity, lengt...
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double

duple adjective consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs; `an egg with a double yolk`; `a double (binary) star`; `double doors`; `dual controls for pilot and copilot`; `duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two...
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double

forked adjective having two meanings with intent to deceive; `a sly double meaning`; `spoke with forked tongue`
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double

(gel) Type: Term See: gel diffusion precipitin tests in one dimension
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Double

[association football] The Double, in association football, is the achievement of winning a country`s top tier division and its primary cup competition in the same season. It can also mean beating a team both home and away in the same league season, a feat often noted as doing the double over a particular side. The first club to achieve a d...
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Double

[baseball] In baseball, a double is the act of a batter striking the pitched ball and safely reaching second base without being called out by the umpire, without the benefit of a fielder`s misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielder`s choice. Typically, a double is a well-hit ball into the outfield that either finds the...
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Double

[basketball] In basketball, a double is the accumulation of a double-digit number total in one of five statistical categories—points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocked shots—in a game. Multiple players usually score double-digit points in any given basketball game; the double nomenclature is usually reserved for when a player has d...
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Double

[cricket] A cricketer is said to achieve the double if he scores a thousand or more runs and also takes a hundred or more wickets in first-class matches during the course of a single season. The feat is extremely rare outside England because of the smaller number of first-class matches played in most other countries. It has also become very...
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Double

[manifold] The double of a Mazur manifold is a homotopy 4-sphere. ...
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Double

[Music] Sean Lock performing at The Hexagon in Reading, Berkshire in 2008 ...
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double

[Verb] To increase by twice as much.
Example: Some jobs give double pay for overtime work.
See also: increase
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Double

[volleyball] A double occurs in volleyball when a player, during a match, is credited with scoring at least ten times in one (or more) of five statistical categories: Aces, Kills, Blocks, Digs, and Assists. The term was apparently derived from similar basketball jargon; the expression `triple-double` was coined by former Los Angeles Lakers ...
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Double

Dou'ble (dŭb''l) adjective [ Middle English doble , duble , double , Old French doble , duble , double , French double , from Latin duplus , from the root of duo two, and perhaps that of plenus full; akin to Greek d...
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Double

Dou'ble adverb Twice; doubly. « I was double their age.» Swift.
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Double

Dou'ble intransitive verb 1. To be increased to twice the sum, number, quantity, length, or value; to increase or grow to twice as much. « 'T is observed in particular nations, that within the space of three hundred years, notwithstanding all casualties, the number of men doubles .&...
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Double

Dou'ble noun 1. Twice as much; twice the number, sum, quantity, length, value, and the like. « If the thief be found, let him pay double Ex. xxii. 7. 2. Among compositors, a doublet (see Doublet , 2.); among pressmen, a sheet that is twice pulled,...
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Double

Dou'ble transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Doubled ; present participle & verbal noun Doubling .] [ Middle English doblen , dublen , doublen , French doubler , from Latin duplare , from ...
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double

1. Short for a double-chainring crankset. 2. A jump with a gap between the take-off and landing. 3. Short for double century (a 200-mile ride).
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double

1. To increase by adding an equal number, quantity, length, value, or the like; multiply by two; to double a sum of money; to double a number, or length. 'Double six thousand, and then treble that.' (Shak) ... 2. To make of two thicknesses or folds by turning or bending together in the middle; to fold one part upon another part of; as, to double th...
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Double

a compound attack which deceives the opponent's circular parry
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Double

A double is a very large floating-point number consisting of 8 bytes (64 bits) that can represent nu
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Double

A double touch. in
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