from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In faro, two cards of the same denomination left in the dealing-box for the last turn. See faro.


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  • Cats can go very fast up a tree or over a wall, but when it comes to the long steady trot that reels off mile after mile, hour after hour, it is not the cat-hop, but the dog-trot, that counts.

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