back-to-back
adjective or adverb Date: 15th century 1. facing in opposite directions and often touching 2. coming one after the other ; consecutive

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  • Back to Back — may refer to * Back to Back , a 1983 album by Status Quo * Back to Back (album) , an album by a combination of The Shadows and The Ventures * , an album by Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges *Back to back houses, a form of terraced house, common in …   Wikipedia

  • back-to-back — {adv.} 1. Immediately following. * /The health clinic had back to back appointments for the new students during the first week of school./ 2. Very close to, as if touching. * /Sardines are always packed in the can back to back./ * /The bus was so …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • back-to-back — {adv.} 1. Immediately following. * /The health clinic had back to back appointments for the new students during the first week of school./ 2. Very close to, as if touching. * /Sardines are always packed in the can back to back./ * /The bus was so …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • back-to-back — ack to back adj. 1. occurring immediately one after the other; consecutive. back to back home runs Syn: consecutive. [WordNet 1.5] 2. oriented with the backs toward each other, and sometimes touching. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Back-to-back houses — in which two houses share a rear wall (or in which the rear wall of a house directly abuts a factory or other building).Usually of low quality (sometimes with only two rooms, one on each floor) and high density, they were built for working class… …   Wikipedia

  • Back to Back (Status Quo album) — Infobox Album Name = Back To Back Type = Album Artist = Status Quo Released = November 1983 Recorded = Genre = Length = 32:55 Label = Producer = Reviews = Last album = Live At The N.E.C. (1982) This album = Back To Back (1983) Next album = In The …   Wikipedia

  • Back-to-back connection — Telecommunications= In telecommunications, a back to back connection is a directref 1 connection between either:#the output of a transmitting device and the input of an associated receiving device. When used for equipment measurements or testing… …   Wikipedia

  • Back-to-back life sentences — In judicial practice, back to back life sentences are two consecutive life sentences given to a felon. This penalty is typically used to prevent the felon from ever getting released from prison. This is a common punishment for a double murder in… …   Wikipedia

  • Back-to-back user agent — The Back to Back User Agent (B2BUA) acts as a user agent to both ends of a Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) call. The B2BUA is responsible for handling all SIP signalling between both ends of the call, from call establishment to termination.… …   Wikipedia

  • List of films produced back-to-back — Sometimes, two or more films in a series are shot and produced back to back , which means simultaneously or within a short space of time. This is usually done to eliminate the need to rebuild sets and re hire actors for sequels, and maintain… …   Wikipedia

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