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baccarat

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noun bac·ca·rat \ˌbä-kə-ˈrä, ˌba-\

Definition of baccarat

  1. :  a card game resembling chemin de fer in which three hands are dealt and players may bet either or both hands against the dealer's; also :  a two-handed version in which players may bet on or against either hand



Origin and Etymology of baccarat

French baccara


First Known Use: 1848


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