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gin rummy

noun

Simple Definition of gin rummy

  • : a card game that is played by two players who are each dealt 10 cards

Full Definition of gin rummy

  1. :  a rummy game for two players in which each player is dealt 10 cards and in which a player may win a hand by matching all the cards in it or may end play when the unmatched cards count up to 10 points or less

Origin of gin rummy

5gin


First Known Use: 1940


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