crokinole

noun
cro·​ki·​nole | \ ˈkrōkəˌnōl \
plural -s

Definition of crokinole

: a game resembling squails a crokinole board a crokinole party

First Known Use of crokinole

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crokinole

French croquignole fillip, from Middle French, irregular from croquer to crunch

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“Crokinole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crokinole. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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