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A game of chance, similar to lotto, that uses balls rather than counters.

[French quine, set of five winning numbers (from Latin quīnī, five each; see penkwe in Indo-European roots) + -o (as in lotto).]
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(ˈkiːno) ,






(Games, other than specified) US and Canadian a game of chance similar to bingo
[C19: of unknown origin]
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(ˈki noʊ)

a game of chance, adapted from lotto.
[1805–15; < French quine five (winning numbers) (« Latin quinī five each) + (lott) o]
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Noun1.keno - a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cardskeno - a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards
board game - a game played on a specially designed board
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ENPNewswire-August 15, 2019--Metallic Minerals Provides Exploration Update on Central Keno Hill Targets including Identification of Two New Multi-Kilometer Soil Anomalies at the Keno Silver Project
Alexco Resource Corporation (NYSE American: AXU)(TSX: AXR), a company that owns the majority of the historic high-grade Keno Hill Silver District in Canada's Yukon Territory, is commencing trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on August 12, 2019.
"The only authorized games of PCSO are the Ultra Lotto 6/58, Grand Lotto 6/55, Super Lotto 6/49, Mega Lotto 6/45, and Lotto 6/42, Small Town Lottery (STL) games, Keno, Sweepstakes and Digit games 6D, 4D, Suertres lotto and EZ 2 lotto," PCSO said in a statement.
President Duterte on Tuesday night lifted the suspension of lotto games, but the suspension on the STL, as well as the Keno and Peryahan ng Bayan (PNB), was retained.
Rada, however, clarified that the order of the President was for the resumption of lotto, while the suspension of operations of Peryahan, STL, and Keno are still effective, as of this writing.
Based on record, they shut down 4,091 Small Town lottery (STL) outlets, 155 lotto outlets, and 3 Keno outlets.
Four days later, Malacanang announced the lifting of suspension of PCSO's Lotto operations but said that other gaming activities of the agency-such as the Small-Town Lottery (STL), Keno, and Peryahan ng Bayan (PNB)-remains suspended.
'The PCSO immediately implemented the suspension last Saturday, July 27, 2019, wherein all Lotto and Keno terminals were automatically disabled at the main data center of our system providers,' the PCSO statement read.
The others are Mr Albert Keno (Transport), Mr Uzel Mzera (Fisheries), Ms Rosina Wasoi (Agriculture) and Mr Innocent Mugabe (Tourism).
Summary: Keno brings plenty of experience to Al Jazira having played for Atlas Guadalajara in Mexico, Botafogo and Palmeiras in Brazil before joining the Egyptia...
Gross proceeds from the sale of the Offered Shares will be used to fund continuing development of the Keno Hill Silver Project and for general corporate and working capital purposes.