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  • n. In card games, a card that can be assigned any value or used to substitute for any needed card.
  • n. A competitor or team that is allowed to compete in a tournament despite not reaching the normal standards to qualify for inclusion.
  • n. a character that substitutes for other characters in regular expressions and globbing

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

  • n. a playing card whose value can be determined by the person who holds it
  • n. an unpredictable factor

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