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double dribble

noun, Basketball.
an infraction, resulting in loss of possession of the ball, occurring either when a player uses both hands simultaneously when dribbling or when a player interrupts a dribble by holding the ball momentarily in one or both hands.
to commit a double dribble. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Every error is an error of substance, a betrayal of ignorance and inexperience, the academic equivalent of the double dribble.

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