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Double-barrelled

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Adjective

1. double-barreled, double-barrelled

having two barrels mounted side by side

Example Sentences:
'a double-barreled shotgun'

2. double-barreled, double-barrelled

having two purposes; twofold

Example Sentences:
'our double-barreled desire to make things profitable as well as attractive'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Double-barrelled

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adjective
1. 
(of a gun) having two barrels
2. 
extremely forceful or vehement
3. British
(of a surname) having hyphenated parts
4. 
serving two purposes; ambiguous
a double-barrelled remark

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