from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In games, three of a kind.
  • noun An ancient French game very much like poker, but played with only three cards in each player's hand. It is now superseded by bouillotte.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A French gambling game somewhat like poker.
  • noun In French games, a pair royal, or triplet.


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    September 2, 2008