Culbertson system

noun Cul·bert·son system \ˈkəlbə(r)tsən-\

Definition of Culbertson system

  1. :  a system of bidding in contract bridge characterized by the use of approach and forcing bids, limited no-trump bids, and ace-showing no-trump bids —called also approach-forcing system

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Origin and Etymology of culbertson system

after Ely Culbertson †1955 American authority on contract bridge


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