double deckers

double-decker

[duhb-uhl-dek-er]
noun
1.
something with two decks, tiers, or the like, as two beds one above the other, a ship with two decks above the water line, or a bus with two decks.
2.
a food item consisting of two main layers, as a sandwich made with three slices of bread and two layers of filling.

Origin:
1825–35, Americanism

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double-decker
 
n
1.  chiefly (Brit) a bus with two passenger decks
2.  informal
 a.  a thing or structure having two decks, layers, etc
 b.  (as modifier): a double-decker sandwich

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double DECkers definition

jargon
Married couples in which both partners work for Digital Equipment Corporation.
[Jargon File]
(1994-12-07)

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