triple-header

noun
tri·​ple-head·​er | \ ˌtri-pəl-ˈhe-dər How to pronounce triple-header (audio) \

Definition of triple-header

: a program consisting of three consecutive games, contests, or events

First Known Use of triple-header

circa 1949, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of triple-header was circa 1949

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“Triple-header.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triple-header. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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triple-header

noun

English Language Learners Definition of triple-header

: three games played one after another on the same day

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