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A card game for from two to four players in which the score is kept by inserting small pegs into holes arranged in rows on a small board.
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(Card Games) a game of cards for two to four, in which players try to win a set number of points before their opponents. Often shortened to: crib
[C17: of uncertain origin]
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a card game, basically for two players, in which points for certain combinations of cards are scored on a small pegboard (crib′bage board`).
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|Noun||1.||cribbage - a card game (usually for two players) in which each player is dealt six cards and discards one or two|
crib - the cards discarded by players at cribbage
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n → Cribbage nt
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