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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots; A word used in exclamations of confusion;

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  • The "douce" (sober; sedate) soldier used a "deuce" (the number two in the game of cards or dice) to fool her "duce" (a chief, a commander) in the card game.
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