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Is there any single word which can substitute "weekly twice" or "twice in a week"?

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The word is twice-weekly with semi-weekly as a synonym and semiweekly as an alternative spelling.

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Biweekly generally means "every two weeks", but sometimes may be used as "twice a week". –  GEdgar Oct 16 '11 at 17:11
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Yes, biweekly and bimonthly are perpetual sources of confusion. –  ShreevatsaR Oct 16 '11 at 17:15
    
That's why we have fortnightly. We probably don't need a single unambiguous word for "twice a week", because there aren't that many things that happen that often. –  FumbleFingers Oct 16 '11 at 21:14
    
Twice a week is hard because a week has an odd number of days :-) –  rjmunro May 16 '12 at 12:36
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