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newmarket definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a long close-fitting coat worn for riding in the 19th century
2: a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card [syn: Michigan, Chicago, Newmarket, boodle, stops]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Newmarket, England Date: 1837 a long close-fitting coat worn in the 19th century

Merriam Webster's

geographical name 1. town Canada in SE Ontario N of Toronto population 65,788 2. town E England in Suffolk population 16,129

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a gambling card-game in which players seek to play cards that match those on the table. Etymology: Newmarket in S. England

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Newmarket New"mar`ket, n. [From Newmarket, England.] A long, closely fitting cloak.



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