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Texas Hold'em

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noun Texas Hold·'em \-ˈhōl-dəm\

Definition of Texas Hold'em

  1. :  poker in which each player is dealt two cards facedown and all players share five cards dealt faceup



1975

First Known Use of texas hold'em

1975


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