Howell system

noun

variants or Howell movement
: a method of conducting a game of duplicate bridge or whist so that each pair plays one set of boards against each other pair compare mitchell movement

Word History

Etymology

after E. C. Howell

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“Howell system.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Howell%20system. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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