twin bill

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Recent Examples on the Web There are twin bills on the subject floating through the Capitol. Elliot Hughes, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "With Mayor Tom Barrett now on board, could support for red-light cameras build further?," 24 Feb. 2020 The nightcap underscored a surprising twin bill, which had been created as the result of a May 7 rainout. Dennis Lin, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Padres batter Yu Darvish, sweep doubleheader with Dodgers," 2 Sep. 2017 For the past 18 months, Nadal and the 36-year-old Federer have been alternating major titles, like a tennis version of Lemmon and Matthau, or a classic rock twin bill. Jason Gay, WSJ, "Rafael Nadal in Paris: This One Goes to Eleven," 10 June 2018 Mercer took the first game of the twin bill by a score of 6-5. Samford Athletics, AL.com, "Samford softball wins game two, 7-3 to earn doubleheader split at Mercer," 21 Apr. 2018 Before going hitless in the second game of the twin bill, Machado had four homers in nine RBIs over the previois three games. Josh Land, baltimoresun.com, "Orioles on deck: What to watch Sunday vs. Rays, plus lineups, broadcast info and more," 13 May 2018 The Padres and Giants split that twin bill, with Trevor Hoffman closing out a 7-4 win in the early game, a game in which current Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez drove in three runs. Jeff Sanders, sandiegouniontribune.com, "A rare Petco Park doubleheader," 2 Sep. 2017 The Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday in Detroit and had planned to play a double-header on Sunday, but the first game of Sunday’s twin bill was also postponed, leaving just the night game. Time, "Spring Storm Blankets Parts of Midwest in Snow and Ice, Resulting in Canceled Flights," 15 Apr. 2018 The Yankees and Tigers were rained out Saturday in Detroit and had planned to play a double-header on Sunday, but the first game of Sunday’s twin bill was also postponed, leaving just the night game. Washington Post, "Spring storm moves east after blanketing central US in snow," 15 Apr. 2018

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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 27 May. 2020.

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