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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triple-header

noun

English Language Learners Definition of triple-header

US : three games played one after another on the same day

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