Double-charge

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Double-charge To load with a double charge, as of gunpowder.
    • Double-charge To overcharge.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • double-charge To charge, intrust, or distinguish with a double portion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Double-charge to charge with a double measure
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Usage

In literature:

The milking is done three times a day, by women who take charge of 13 cows in full milk, or double that number in half milk, apiece.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
This time the charge was down-hill, which doubled its speed and resistlessness.
"The Watchers of the Trails" by Charles G. D. Roberts
He put a double charge in one Fourth of July morning, forgetting that the weapon was much worn from many previous firings.
"The Launch Boys' Adventures in Northern Waters" by Edward S. Ellis
I have put in double charges so as to give them a good dose as they come up.
"Condemned as a Nihilist" by George Alfred Henty
Double charges rive cannons.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop
The drill ended with a double-rank charge at the river embankment.
"The Clansman" by Thomas Dixon
I have got a double charge in her.
"The Wilderness Fugitives" by Edward S. Ellis
They'll charge you for double the weight, unless you reduce it at once to kilogrammes.
"Miss Cayley's Adventures" by Grant Allen
Read in the light of subsequent events, its words are charged with a double significance.
"A History of the English Church in New Zealand" by Henry Thomas Purchas
A charge was made on the double-quick through a felled forest, half a mile in extent.
"The Black Phalanx" by Joseph T. Wilson
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In poetry:

I used to be a peaceful chap as didn't ask for trouble,
An' as for rows an' fightin', why, I'd mostly rather not,
But now I'd charge an army single-'anded at the double,
An' it's all along o' little things I've learned to feel so 'ot.
"The Little Things" by Cicely Fox Smith
Then loudly grew the din of battle, like to rend the skies,
As Major Stirling's left wing faced, and charged them likewise;
Then the Invincibles maddened by this double attack,
Dashed forward on the palace ruins, but they soon were driven back.
"The Battle of Alexandria" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Kierce said he is now exploring the possibility of having charging capabilities added to the city's portable light towers so these towers can double as charging stations for residents.
A year ago Ray Lewis, charged with double murder, was blinded by camera lights and flashbulbs as he entered an Atlanta courtroom.
Second Person Charged in Manchester Double Homicide Case.
Lubbock woman arrested on aggravated assault charges for double stabbing.
The man charged in connection with a double-fatal vehicle vs.
In fact, I think they should double that charge and strongly urge people to use public transportation.
A Camden man has been charged in connection with a double homicide in November, according to the Camden County Prosecutor's Office.
That's more than double what the discount airlines had been charging.
An attorney for a young man charged in a double-homicide in Manchester wants part of a police interview kept out of his client's trial.
Begaye won't be charged for double- dipping on travel expenses.
Fraudulent cell phone bill charges doubled for Illinois residents in last year.
A woman has been charged as an accessory in a case in which her fiance , a community theater actor, has been charged with double murder in the shooting deaths of a man whose body was.
Suspect in double homicide formally charged with murder.
An attorney for a young man charged in a double- homicide in Manchester wants part of a police interview kept out of his client's trial.
Man charged in double homicide.
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In science:

Double occupancy of the QD in the initial, intermediate, or final state is prohibited due to the infinite charging energy.
Quantum Interferometry with Electrons: Outstanding Challenges
In addition to the three masses of the charged leptons, there are three light-neutrino masses, three light-neutrino mixing angles and three CP-violating phases in the light-neutrino sector: the oscillation phase δ and the two Ma jorana phases that are relevant to neutrinoless double-β decay experiments.
Dark Matter and Dark Energy: Summary and Future Directions
The potential well is produced by a “double layer” of charge at the boundary of the grain (the electron charge density extends beyond the ion charge density, resulting in a region near the surface with a radial electric field – see standard texts on solid state physics, e.g., Ashcroft & Mermin 1976).
Astrophysics of Dust in Cold Clouds
The left leg - Transitions from the mother nucleus to intermediate states The first part of the double beta transition, namely from the m other isotope to the intermediate state can be studied by single charge exchange reactions like (p,n) or (3He,t).
Consensus Report of a Workshop on "Matrix elements for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay"
Magnetic unit cell is indicated by double lines, shaded circles indicate charge stripes with a hole density of one per Ni site. (b) Transition temperatures for charge order, Tco (squares), and spin order, Tso (circles), measured by neutron diffraction.
Neutron Scattering Studies of Antiferromagnetic Correlations in Cuprates
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