tarok

noun
ta·rok
variants: or less commonly taroc or tarock \təˈräk \
plural -s

Definition of tarok 

: an old and popular card game of central Europe played with a pack containing the 22 tarots plus 40, 52, or 56 cards equivalent to modern playing cards

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History and Etymology for tarok

obsolete Italian tarocco (now tarocchi, plural of obsolete tarocco), from Old Italian

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