Howell system

variants: or Howell movement

Definition of Howell system

: 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

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History and Etymology for Howell system

after E. C. Howell

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“Howell system.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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