trente–et–quarante

noun trente–et–qua·rante \ˌträⁿtākəˈräⁿt\
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trente–quarante

\ˌträⁿk-\

Definition of trente–et–quarante

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Origin and Etymology of trente–et–quarante

French trente et quarante, literally, thirty and forty; from the fact that the number dealt must never exceed 40 and the color nearest 31 wins


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