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THREE IN A BED
When all three darts are thrown in a specific part of a pie-section of a specific number. Eg. 3 x treble 20 or 3 x double 12 etc.

THROW
Throwing 3 x darts, individually, 1 by 1, counts as one throw. Also by throwing 3 darts. Meaning your turn to throw your 3 darts. NOT meaning throwing all 3 darts at the same time, in one throw.

THROW LINE
The line behind which a dart player stands when throwing at the dartboard. Also known as the "oche"(pronounced same as "hockey" WITHOUT the "H") or "TOE LINE"

TIN HAT
When a score of 0(zero) was achieved after throwing 3 darts.

TOE LINE
The line behind which a dart player stands when throwing at the dartboard. Also known as the "oche"(pronounced same as "hockey" WITHOUT the "H") or "THROW LINE".

TON
Scoring a 100 points or more during by throwing 3 darts. Many would pronounce a score of 120 a "ton twenty" or 130 a "ton thirty" etc. A TON is also known as a CENTURY.

TON OF NAILS
Where all 3 darts hit the number 1 pie-section(bed) on the dartboard and a score of 5 is achieved eg. 1 Treble and 2 x singles.

TOP BANANA
Double 20. Usually exclaimed after hitting this bed to win a match.

TOPS
The most upper score part on the dartboard, the double 20.

TREBLE
The thin inner ring on the dartboard. When hit counting triple the number displayed opposite it.

TROMBONES
When a score of 76 was achieved after throwing 3 darts.

TROPHY DARTS
Throwing very accurately and nicely close grouped darts.

TWO AND SIX
Also "2 & 6". – Scoring 26 points in a throw

TWO FAT LADIES
When a score of 88 was achieved by throwing 3 darts.

TURKEY
When a score of 30 was achieved after throwing 3 darts


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