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cooncan

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noun coon·can \ˈkün-ˌkan\

Definition of cooncan

  1. :  a game of rummy played with two packs including two jokers



Origin and Etymology of cooncan

by folk etymology from Mexican Spanish conquián conquian, from Spanish ¿con quién? with whom?


First Known Use: 1889


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