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  • adj. Happening twice each week; semi-weekly.
  • adv. Twice each week; semi-weekly.


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  • As a teenager in the Wild West town of Alva, Oklahoma, Johnson voluntarily participated in twice-weekly drills with the local militia company.

    A Renegade History of the United States

  • Today, he has a just-released new comedy album, This Has to Be Funny Comedy Central Records, a thriving stand-up career, he's writing an autobiography, recently delivered the keynote address at the Montreal Comedy Festival and has a cult-like following for his podcast -- a twice-weekly conversation with comics.

    Tom Teicholz: Comedy, Seriously

  • If you love being connected with France and French by reading French Word-a-Day, then you're going also love getting a taste of real life in Paris through the eyes of "Americaine-turned-Parisienne" Adrian Leeds 'twice-weekly "Parler Paris Nouvellettre®."

    French Word-A-Day:

  • Mr. Hull said the staff conducts twice-weekly checks to make sure the clues are still in place.

    Urban Scavenger Hunt Finds Followers

  • "Credibility as a riverbottom person is not as great as our credibility," says Jim Leonard, a former software engineer who runs a twice-weekly lunch feed for the homeless across the street from Brasier's riverbottoms church.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • And "Jesus and Mo" certainly seemed able to mobilize its many online converts: The twice-weekly cartoon by the pseudonymous Mohammed Jones won both the Best Comic and Best Webcomic categories in our nonbinding reader poll -- a result that left the Scottish cartoonist "very surprised," he tells Comic Riffs.

    BEST COMICS CONTEST: And the winners of your 2011 Riffy Awards are...

  • After such bravura displays, it isn't surprising that Mr. Irving makes a good living out of his passion, employing seven people to organize his twice-weekly shipments to London.

    Modern Hunter-Gatherers

  • Today, the twice-weekly takeout dinners from Boston Market or the Whole Foods deli counter, along with the regular expeditions to California Pizza Kitchen or Outback Steakhouse, have been reduced, and children and adults are more frequently brown-bagging their lunches — which means that more meals are being prepared at home.

    Life In (and After) Our Great Recession

  • Webcomics | The Escapist is holding a contest to find a twice-weekly video game-themed webcomic.

    Win a Webcomic Contract at the Escapist » Comics Worth Reading

  • At the recent Taste of Beverly Hills event, owners Daniel Salva and chef/partner Philippe Dray had a small stand there and the moment I tasted a few of their flavorful cream puffs I knew that I would be making a visit to the store, which is just below my twice-weekly destination at Trader Joe's.

    Jay Weston: Plaisir -- West Hollywood's Extraordinary New Bakery


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