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slapjack

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noun slap·jack \-ˌjak\

Definition of slapjack

  1. 1 :  pancake

  2. 2 :  a card game in which each player tries to be the first to slap a hand on any jack that appears faceup



Examples of slapjack in a sentence

  1. <had a big plate of slapjacks with syrup for breakfast>



Origin and Etymology of slapjack

2slap + -jack (as in flapjack)


First Known Use: 1796


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