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double–barreled

adjective dou·ble–bar·reled \-rəld\

of a gun : having two tubes (called barrels) that bullets or pellets are shot through

: having two parts or purposes

Full Definition of DOUBLE-BARRELED

1
of a firearm :  having two barrels mounted side by side or one beneath the other
2
:  twofold; especially :  having a double purpose <asked a double–barreled question>

First Known Use of DOUBLE-BARRELED

1709

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