royal auction bridge

noun

Definition of royal auction bridge

: auction bridge in which the spade suit is bid either as the lowest-ranking suit counting 2 points per odd trick or as the highest-ranking suit counting 9 points per odd trick — compare royal spade

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“Royal auction bridge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/royal%20auction%20bridge. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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