bridge hand

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Noun1.bridge hand - the cards held in a game of bridgebridge hand - the cards held in a game of bridge  
deal, hand - the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time; "I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
chicane - a bridge hand that is void of trumps
strong suit - a long suit including high cards
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