double-decker

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double-decker

1. A bus that has two levels, one positioned above the other. Can be used as a noun or an adjective. We took a double-decker bus tour of the city while we were there on vacation.
2. A sandwich that has two layers, one on top of the other. Can be used as a noun or an adjective. Wow Mom, you made me quite a double-decker for lunch! I don't think I can eat it all.

double-decker

1. n. a two-level bus. Some double-deckers don’t have tops.
2. n. a sandwich of two layers. He put away a giant double-decker and a glass of milk.
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A DOUBLE-decker bus hit another bus before ploughing into railings at West Bromwich Bus Staton.
The scene after a double-decker collided with a lorry on the A47 near Wisbech
"This is one of those that fall under the transportation modernization program of the national government, and the region's pride, particularly Cagayan de Oro City, having the first in the Philippines a double-decker," Guro said.
LAHORE: Punjab government has announced to start a double-decker bus service for Lahore which would travel to Wagah.The first bus will travel to the India-Pakistan border on December 9 carrying passengers interested in seeing the Wagah border parade.
Nine people were hurt last year when a double-decker bus, cut off by a taxi, swerved and jumped a curb at Central Park.
Nowhere more passengers can be transported by just one driver than in a double-decker coach.
by Karen Rockett A DOUBLE-decker bus sits beneath a rail bridge with its upper level sheared off after a horrific crash.
As the HS2 plans envisage 18 trains per hour per direction calling at an intermediate stop (Old Oak Common) with limited numbers of platforms, I would be interested to see how a double-decker train might be designed to meet the required dwell time.
While not every stretch of motorway would be suited to a double-decker design or require this kind of radical solution to traffic flow, there are swathes of the UK's motorway network that could be improved with such a scheme.
Shehbaz Sharif said that he had personally travelled by a double-decker bus and found it very comfortable and splendid.
GOSHEN - A hairy accident involving a tow truck, a double-decker bus, a utility truck and a log truck briefly closed Interstate 5 near Highway 58 on Monday afternoon - but resulted in no injuries, state police said.
Summary: A double-decker bus has had it's top ripped off after crashing into a low railway bridge in Essex.
Scene in Fishponds Road, Bristol, where 18 people were injured after the roof of a double-decker bus was torn off
A double-decker elevator appears like two elevator cars attached to each other.