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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang A risky enterprise.

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  • n. A venture with a highly risky or unpredictable outcome.
  • n. A game of craps.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. playing craps
  • n. a risky and uncertain venture

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