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repic

or repique

[ri-peek] /rɪˈpik/
noun, Piquet.
1.
the scoring of 30 points in the declaration of hands before one's opponent scores a point.
2.
the bonus of 60 points won for so scoring.
Compare pic1 .
Origin of repic
< French, derivative of repiquer to prick, punch again. See re-, pique1
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repique

/rɪˈpiːk/
noun
1.
a score of 30 points made from the cards held by a player before play begins
verb
2.
to score a repique against (someone)
Word Origin
from French repiq
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