gavel-to-gavel

adjective

Definition of gavel-to-gavel

: extending from the beginning to the end of a meeting or session gavel-to-gavel television coverage

First Known Use of gavel-to-gavel

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Gavel-to-gavel.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gavel-to-gavel. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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