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round robin

A continuously repeating sequence, such as the polling of a series of terminals, one after the other, over and over again. To cycle through open applications round robin means that each app is displayed one after the other. See round robin DNS.
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will be replaced with two round robin groups next year.
There'll be gaps between the round robin and various stages and so on.
At minor level, Galway will enter the competition in a round robin against the beaten Leinster and Munster finalists, with the top two progressing to the All-Ireland semi-final.
TIS the season of the round robin letter, written by well-meaning friends and relatives.
It is in the nature of the round robin to be self-centred.
Standardization of Cardiac Troponin I Assays: Round Robin of Ten Candidate Reference Materials.
Though each of the three types of testing (self comparison, round robin and proficiency testing) discussed above serve important functions in the quality assurance process, proficiency testing permits a lab to assess the level and uniformity of its testing by comparing its results to those of other labs.