piquet

noun
pi·​quet | \ pi-ˈkā How to pronounce piquet (audio) , -ˈket How to pronounce piquet (audio) \

Definition of piquet

: a two-handed card game played with 32 cards

First Known Use of piquet

1646, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for piquet

French

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“Piquet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piquet. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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