# double/triple digit

double/triple digit
single/double/triple, etc. digit
used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: »

He forecast that double-digit inflation would return.

»

single-digit, etc. losses/gains

in single/double, etc. digits »

His popularity has fallen so far, his poll ratings are now in single digits.

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• single/double/triple digit — single/double/triple, etc. digit ► used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: »He forecast that double digit inflation would return. »single digit, etc. losses/gains in single/double, etc.… …   Financial and business terms

• triple digit — single/double/triple, etc. digit ► used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: »He forecast that double digit inflation would return. »single digit, etc. losses/gains in single/double, etc.… …   Financial and business terms

• single/double/triple, etc. digit — ► used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: »He forecast that double digit inflation would return. »single digit, etc. losses/gains in single/double, etc. digits »His popularity has fallen so… …   Financial and business terms

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• Double (basketball) — In basketball, a double is the accumulation of a double digit number total in one of five statistical categories points, rebounds, assists, steals, and blocked shots in a game. Multiple players usually score double digit points in any given… …   Wikipedia

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• Triple-double — Le triple double est un terme utilisé dans le basket ball pour définir une performance individuelle lors d un match dans lequel un joueur a enregistré au moins 10 unités dans 3 catégories statistiques : points, rebonds, passes décisives,… …   Wikipédia en Français

• double digit — single/double/triple, etc. digit ► used to say whether a number is between 1 and 9, between 10 and 99, between 101 and 999, etc.: »He forecast that double digit inflation would return. »single digit, etc. losses/gains in single/double, etc.… …   Financial and business terms