Definition of quatorze
: a set of 4 aces, kings, queens, jacks, or tens held in a hand at piquet and scoring 14 points
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Origin and Etymology of quatorze
French, literally, fourteen, from Old French, from Latin quattuordecim, from quattuor four + -decim (from decem ten)
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