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A pair of cards that are the only ones of their suit in a hand dealt to a player.
(Bridge) bridge an original holding of two cards only in a suit
dou•ble•ton(ˈdʌb əl tən)
(esp. in bridge) a set of only two cards of the same suit in a dealt hand.
[1905–10; modeled on singleton]
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|Noun||1.||doubleton - (bridge) a pair of playing cards that are the only cards in their suit in the hand dealt to a player|
bridge - any of various card games based on whist for four players