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{n: casino, cassino} a card game in which cards face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand



{n: eight-spot} a playing card with eight pips on the face

{n: face card, picture card, court card} one of the twelve cards in a deck bearing a picture of a face

{n: five-spot} a playing card or a domino or a die whose upward face shows five pips

{n: four-spot} a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows four pips

{n: hole card} (poker) a playing card dealt face down and not revealed until the showdown

{n: monte, four-card monte, three-card monte} a gambling card game of Spanish origin; 3 or 4 cards are dealt face up and players bet that one of the will be matched before the others as the cards are dealt from the pack one at a time

{n: nine-spot} a playing card with nine pips on the face

{n: pisha paysha} (Yiddish) a card game for two players one of whom is usually a child; the deck is place face down with one card face upward; players draw from the deck alternately hoping to build up or down from the open card; the player with the fewest cards when the deck is exhausted is the winner

{n: six-spot} a playing card or domino or die whose upward face shows six pips

{n: stud, stud poker} poker in which each player receives hole cards and the remainder are dealt face up; bets are placed after each card is dealt

{n: ten-spot} a spot (or playing card) with ten pips on the face

{v: face} turn so as to expose the face
"face a playing card"


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