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double tap

1. noun The firing of a semi-automatic gun twice in rapid succession into the same target zone, especially the head of a victim. The assassin's signature kill was a single shot to the chest and a double tap to the head of his targets.
2. noun The act of touching or pressing lightly with the fingers twice in rapid succession, as on a touch-sensitive screen or device. Just give the application's icon a quick double tap for it to open.
3. verb To fire a semi-automatic gun twice in rapid succession into the same target zone, especially the head of a victim. Always be sure to double tap your target to ensure they will not be getting up again.
4. verb To tap a touch-sensitive screen or device twice in rapid succession. You just have to double tap the icon on the screen for the application to open.
See also: double, tap
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And, best of all, when users double tap on a profile image, it is now magnified to nearly the full size of the iPad screen.
Activator app lends the ability to invoke actions via shortcuts, anywhere in iOS and Power users can fiddle with several shortcuts such as double tap on status bar, double press the sleep button to trigger stock actions triple tap Home button, or launch an app or go to Settings toggle.
Once the user finds what they are looking for, they simply double tap the screen to open the page.
Double tap on Home buttons to show multitasking apps, Swipe up to close all apps (or use 2-3 fingers for multiple apps).
Turning the phone horizontally allows users to pinch, flick, zoom, and double tap the map down to the street level.
Leon Rodriguez has over 30 years of production experience for Sony, CBS and BBC, and he recently directed Sony/BMG's feature film Double Tap.
Despite his best efforts Burgess was unable to inject conviction into the tedious claves/cow bells double taps in Birtwistle's interminable Pulse Sampler.