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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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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.
Proof: [p.sub.n] - [q.sub.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.
To mark this milestone, Best Western Rewards members will be offered double points when booking stays at SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Sukhumvit 2, from now until December 31.
Cinemark Holdings Inc (NYSE:CNK) will offer double points to all Cinemark Connections members who buy at Cinemark on 24 November Thanksgiving, it disclosed on Wednesday.
A calamitous triple bogey seven at the last hole was a bitter pill to swallow, particularly with double points on offer in Paris.
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?
US$390,000) and the chance to earn double points in the World Bowling Tour rankings.
"Dimitri Berge was struggling but he got out in front in the latter stage s for a vital win and Kozza Smith also produced a crucial double points win.
The decision to award double points for the final race of the season was taken before the green light of the first grand prix this year.
SO this double points thing is actually happening, is it?
Abu Dhabi: French legend Alain Prost on Wednesday hit out at the double points on offer at Abu Dhabi this week as the unpopular innovation threatened to cast a shadow over the climax to the Formula One season.
With the final meeting of the World Motor Sport Council - the body that confirms new rules for the following year - due to take place in early December, Wolff believes they should scrap double points.