Double Dipping

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Research A popular term for the use of 2 or more grants or sources of funding for the same or similar research by the same groups of investigators

Vox populi Dipping a single foodstuff in a bowl of dip again after having taken a bite, resulting in the spread of germs
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Sometimes, the impact of double dipping is small -- for example, if the employee spouse earned most of the pension after the divorce, the overlap between the portion already divided and the total pension is small enough that the judge overlooks it.
Chris Turner, D-Grand Prairie, who fought a lonely battle this year to prohibit future double dipping.
That's why, as governor, he would support legislation that bans double dipping.
In TEI's view, if the entity in question is not subject to the tax laws of the foreign tax regime (because of a tax treaty or otherwise), then section 1503(d) should not apply because there is no opportunity for double dipping of losses.
This language should vitiate any concerns about double dipping a loss in a country not listed in the statement.