double barreled

double-barreled

[duhb-uhl-bar-uhld]
adjective
1.
having two barrels mounted side by side, as a shotgun.
2.
serving a double purpose or having two parts or aspects: a double-barreled attack on corruption.

Origin:
1700–10

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double-barreled

adjective
1. having two barrels mounted side by side; "a double-barreled shotgun" [ant: single-barreled
2. having two purposes; twofold; "our double-barreled desire to make things profitable as well as attractive"- Louis Kronenbergers 
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