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  • n. As a determiner, of a type of internal combustion engine, the working cycle of which is completed during two strokes of the piston.
  • n. The fuel used in a two-stroke engine.
  • n. Coca-Cola


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  • Dustin Johnson grounded his club in a bunker he didn't know he was in at the PGA Championship, and the PGA of America notified him of the two-stroke penalty before he signed his card, knocking him out of a playoff.

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  • Wilson risked a two-stroke penalty on the 14th hole when his club grazed the sand as he replaced his ball, having marked it to allow Rose to play.

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  • Most general breaches that in medal play invoke a two-stroke penalty, such as playing a wrong ball (as Mr. Fowler did in a foursomes match at the Ryder Cup), result in match play in loss of the hole.

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  • After a wild afternoon free-for-all that saw eight players grab a share of the lead in the final nine holes, the 26-year-old South African from Johannesburg emerged from a turbulent field to take a two-stroke victory in the tournament's 75th edition.

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  • The T-Hawk, originally built for the Pentagon's advanced research agency, uses a two-cylinder, two-stroke engine and typically operates between 100 and 200 feet off the ground.

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  • A failure to do so results in a two-stroke penalty, and Harrington was disqualified for signing the wrong score after putting down a 3.


  • Therefore, many two-stroke engines use reed valves to control the intake of the air/fuel mixture.

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  • A newly muscled Rory McIlroy was tied for third with Tiger Woods going into Saturday's third round at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, even though he suffered a two-stroke penalty when he swiped sand from his intended line while off the green.

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  • Defying protocol, he asked Dustin Johnson questions during live play Thursday about being late for his tee time and receiving a two-stroke penalty.

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  • Playing the back nine first, the Englishman would pick up his only bogey of the day at the 13th then played error-free golf the rest of the way, carding seven more birdies to equal the tournament's opening round record for a two-stroke lead on Americans Mark Wilson and FedExCup leader Webb Simpson.

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