noun po·li·gnac \ˌpōlēnˈyak\

Definition of polignac



  1. 1 :  a card game in which a principal object is to avoid winning any jack in a trick

  2. 2 :  the jack of spades in polignac and other games

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Origin and Etymology of polignac

French, from Auguste Jules Armand Marie, Prince de Polignac †1847 French ultraroyalist politician

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to cast off or become cast off

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