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Basketball the illegal act either of dribbling the ball with both hands simultaneously or of resuming dribbling after having stopped
An illegal dribble in which a player uses both hands simultaneously to dribble the ball or begins to dribble the ball a second time after having come to a complete stop.
(plural double dribbles)
- (basketball) A violation committed by dribbling for a second time without giving up possession of the ball.
The exact rules for double dribble may vary from one governing organization to another.