twin bill

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Recent Examples on the Web The Wednesday night titanic twin bill for Southwest Ohio girls basketball supremacy featured a pair of undefeated teams. Scott Springer, The Enquirer, "Mount Notre Dame wins, Mason falls short in DI girls basketball regional semifinals," 3 Mar. 2021 The twin bill was a result of the teams' decision not to play their game Wednesday as scheduled in the wake of the Jacob Blake incident earlier this week in Kenosha. Todd Rosiak, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Reds 6-6, Brewers 1-0: Doubleheader sweep was about as ugly as it gets," 27 Aug. 2020 The Astros haven’t announced their starter for the nightcap of the twin bill. Kristie Rieken, Houston Chronicle, "Framber Valdez fans career-high 11 as Astros beat Angels," 25 Aug. 2020 The twin bill is the first of three scheduled over the next five days for the Mets, who had last Thursday's series finale against the Marlins postponed as well as a three-game series against the New York Yankees. Jerry Beach, sun-sentinel.com, "Miguel Rojas powers Marlins past Mets in Game 1 of doubleheader," 25 Aug. 2020 The twin bill is the first of three scheduled over the next five days for the Mets, who had last Thursday's series finale against the Marlins postponed as well as a three-game series against the New York Yankees. Jerry Beach, Star Tribune, "Marlins shut down Mets 4-0," 25 Aug. 2020 Tuesday’s twin bill will be the Mets’ first under the 2020 rule in which doubleheader games last only seven innings. Tyler Kepner, New York Times, "Cleared to Play, Mets Have a Busy Week Ahead," 24 Aug. 2020 New York beat the Phillies 6-3 Monday night in the Bronx but rain postponed Tuesday's game, forcing the teams to play a home-and-home twin bill in Philly. Rob Maaddi, courant.com, "Tauchman’s RBI double helps Yanks earn DH split vs Phils," 5 Aug. 2020 The Reds swept that twin bill, winning the 15-inning nightcap, 7-6, after falling behind, 6-3, in the 10th inning. Mark Schmetzer, The Enquirer, "Rockin' The Riverfront: Cincinnati Reds roll over the rest of the National League in 1970," 3 July 2020

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circa 1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Twin bill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twin%20bill. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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