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double bill

n
a programme or event with two main items

dou′ble bill′


n.
[1925–30]

dou′ble-bill′



v.t.
1. to bill (different accounts) for the same charge.
2. to present (a film) in a double feature.
[1925–30]
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Yesterday, 8pm A DOUBLE-BILL of the genealogy series.
Since 1893, it has often been performed in a so-called 'Cav/Pag' double-bill with 'Pagliacci' by Ruggero Leoncavallo.
A DOUBLE-BILL of Laurel and Hardy will get a rare showing in Gateshead later this month.
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The opera was part of a double-bill which Music Theatre Wales toured extensively in England and Wales last autumn.
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Two independent movies shot entirely in Worcester County will make up a double-bill on The Lifetime Channel Saturday evening.
Well, tonight, in a double-bill, fans of TV's most gripping drama get to see the denouement of this superb political thriller that wraps things up in explosive fashion.
These artists will be showcased in the double-bill production of Giuseppe Gazzaniga's Don Giovanni and Stravinsky's Renard, to be staged June 2008.
Since the double-bill concept is alien to many filmgoers around the world, "Grindhouse" will be going out as two pics in some parts of the globe, while the U.S.
ENGLISH rose Kate Beckinsale is riding high as a Hollywood action girl in Van Helsing -but only 10 years ago she was posing nude in a sexy double-bill.
His first feature, The Bloody Brood (1959) was deliberately designed for the drive-in and double-bill market.