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(dŭb′l) [L. duplus, twofold]
Duplicate, or combining two qualities.
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Q. what is the cause for double vision

A. Double vision, or diplopia, as it's called, may be due to many conditions, including disorders of the muscles of the eye (extra-ocular muscles) and the nerves controlling them, disorders of the eye ball (enlarged eyeball as in Graves' ), and sometimes disorders of vision.

Diplopia may manifest important conditions, so consulting a doctor (e.g. neurologist or ophthalmologist) may be wise.

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Q. I have fibromyalgia and am having terrible vision problems...double, blurred, feel off blance.Is this common?

A. Blurry vision is not a usual symptom in fibromyalgia. If you are experiencing this on a permenant basis you should see a doctor- either a neurologist or an ophthalmologist to rule out other vision conditions that might be causing this.

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Morcillos, John Jeffrey - team doubles / chinlone (linking / nonrepetition)
Plans to downgrade the status of doubles are so drastic that some of its specialist players have considered legal action against the Association of Tennis Professionals - their own organisation - to try to safeguard their futures.
Women's Doubles: Kim Clijsters (Bel)& Ai Sugiyama (Jpn)
Mundelein 6, Lake Zurich 4: Breanna Adams went 3-for-4 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI, as the Mustangs won in North Suburban action.
Men under 50 may be nominated if they have not been nationally ranked in singles in the top 12 or in doubles in the top four for the previous 4 years.
Greatbatch, who produced a magical nine-dart finish at the Dutch Open last year, missed a couple of doubles at the start of the second set but held his nerve when he returned to the oche to nail double four.
Megan Mitchell went 4-for-5 batting behind her with 2 doubles and 3 RBI.
Grant 12, Elk Grove 6: Erin Bengston was 4-for-5 with a homer, 3 doubles and 2 RBI, as the Bulldogs won in nonconference action.
Becca Geiyer was 3-for-4 with a double and 2 RBI, and Taylor Shaw and Emma Gratz (2 doubles, 2 RBI) were both 2-for-2.
Katie Keller had 2 doubles for Geneva (7-2, 3-1) while Katie Geary added a double, Sydney Erdmann 2 hits and Alyssa Kramer a triple.
Faith Standerski (4-for-5, triple, 2 doubles, 4 RBI) led the way for Grayslake North (21-9).
1989 Juniors Boys 17-under Albuquerque 1990 Four-wall Open singles Atlanta 1991 Juniors Boys 19-under Dallas 1992 Four-wall Open doubles East Lansing 1993 Four-wall Pro singles Baltimore 1993 Four-wall Open doubles Baltimore 1993 Three-wall Open doubles Toledo 1994 Three-wall Pro singles Toledo 1994 Three-wall Open doubles Toledo 1994 Collegiates Open singles Portland, Ore.