Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- Boxing a sequence of two quick punches, esp. a jab with the left hand followed at once by a hard blow with the right
- any sequence of two related actions for a specific result
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A combination of two blows delivered in rapid succession in boxing, especially a left lead followed by a right cross.
- Informal An especially forceful or effective combination or sequence of two things.