Howell

noun
How·​ell | \ ˈhau̇(ə)l \
plural -s

Definition of Howell

1 : howell system
2a : a duplicate game conducted by the Howell system
b : a game of duplicate bridge in which match-point scoring is used

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History and Etymology for Howell

after E. C. Howell †1907 American journalist and whist expert

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“Howell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Howell. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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