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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An incorrect distribution v. - Distribute cards wrongly.

Usage examples (31)
  • In the event of a misdeal the cards must be dealt again by the same player.
  • If a card be found face upwards in the pack before the deal is finished, it is a misdeal, and there shall be a new deal by the same dealer.
  • If the cards be dealt without the pack having been cut, and if the fact be pointed out to the dealer before the deal is finished, it is a misdeal, and there shall be a...
  • In the event of a misdeal, or accidental exposure of a card, the whole pack must be collected, shuffled and re-cut, as before, after which the cards are to be re-dealt... for more
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