double point


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double point

[¦dəb·əl ′pȯint]
(mathematics)
A point on a curve at which a curve crosses or touches itself, or has a cusp; that is, a point at which the curve has two tangents (which may be coincident).
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If Hamilton seals the title well before the finale here, will the race lose its sheen now that the double points rule has been removed?
However, the final race of 2014 at Abu Dhabi Yas Marina circuit, which will be held on November 23, will still have the double point system in effect.
n] is the number of square polygons with at least one descending double point, and also by symmetry, the number of square polygons with at least one ascending double point.
All available National Airlines flights qualify for this Double Points offer when purchased through National Online, the carrier's Web booking engine.
Abu Dhabi The season ending Double Points Finale has certainly added a lot of spice to the 2014 Formula One calendar and a spectacular finish is on cards at the capital.
I really do believe the double points will decide the championship.
Red Bull advisor Helmut MarKo claimed the original plan had been for the final four races of the season to award double points, but that was rejected.
New rules introduced by the sport's promoters at their AGM mean tactical rides for double points can no longer be used after Heat 12 in Elite League meetings.
Best Western Rewards Starts: 9/12/2011 Expires: 11/20/2011 Restrictions: Stay 2 times at Best Western, Best Western Plus or Best Western Premier hotels and earn double points with the second stay; if stays are at 2 of the 3 hotel types, earn triple points.
to help customers throughout Southern California earn savings on fuel faster with a new Double Points promotion this summer.
Redcar, 27-15 down after the seventh, put Summers out as a tactical ride for the eighth for double points, and after a false start he roared to the front in the re-run to fend off the challenge of Sneddon behind to grab six points in a 2-7.
Shoppers who bring their own carrier bags will receive double points, worth 2p in the pound each.