rouge et noir
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rouge et noir(ˈruːʒ eɪ ˈnwɑː; French ruʒ e nwar)
(Card Games) a card game in which the players put their stakes on any of two red and two black diamond-shaped spots marked on the table. Also called: trente et quarante
[French, literally: red and black]
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rouge et noir(ˈruʒ eɪ ˈnwɑr)
a gambling game using cards, played at a table marked with two red and two black spots on which the players place their stakes.
[1785–95; < French: red and black]
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|Noun||1.||rouge et noir - a card game in which two rows of cards are dealt and players can bet on the color of the cards or on which row will have a count nearer some number|
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