blanket roll

noun

Definition of blanket roll

1 : a cylindrical pack made up of kit or accessories rolled in bedding and often in an outer water-resistant cover (such as a shelter half or poncho) and used especially by hikers and the military
2 : a method of cheating at craps involving the throwing of the dice so that they will rotate only on their horizontal axes

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“Blanket roll.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blanket%20roll. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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