Definition of carte



  1. 1 \ˈkārt, -e-\ Scottish a :  playing card b :  a game of cards —usually used in plural

  2. 2 obsolete :  chart, map the distance … when measured on the carte does not exceed 90 miles — Tobias Smollett

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Origin and Etymology of carte

Middle English, charter, playing card, from Middle French — more at card

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