hoyle

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noun, often capitalized \ˈhȯi(-ə)l\

Definition of hoyle

  1. :  an encyclopedia of the rules of indoor games and especially card games

Origin and Etymology of hoyle

Edmond Hoyle †1769 English writer on games


First Known Use: 1926


Hoyle

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biographical name \ˈhȯi(-ə)l\

Definition of Hoyle

  1. Sir Fred 1915–2001 British astrophysicist

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