from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A coin of the Hanse Towns, equal to one fifth of a groat.
  • n. A double lurch or double schneider. In skat, if the adversaries of the single player fail to make a point, they are schwarz. In sixty-six, if a player fails to win a trick, he is schwarz. See Schneider.


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