- Rummy. cards in a hand that have not been included in sets and are usually counted as points against the holder.
- Poker. cards that have been discarded.
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One juniper in particular, by the artist Naoki Maeoka, still gives me chills with its wild ribbons of deadwood and manicured clouds of foliage.In praise of tiny trees|Max Falkowitz|December 17, 2021|Vox
I thought for a minute that I had put on my Deadwood DVD by mistake.In Dinesh D’Souza’s ‘America,’ Slavery Wasn’t So Bad, but Hillary and Barack Are Socialist Devils|Andrew Romano|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2004, I was in grad school, and Deadwood, The Wire, and The Sopranos were all on HBO.Inside the Obsessive, Strange Mind of True Detective’s Nic Pizzolatto|Andrew Romano|February 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the time being, the girls are living with friends in Deadwood, South Dakota.The Westboro Defectors Speak: Phelps Granddaughters Embrace Tolerance|John Avlon|March 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Milch, who wrote such superb shows as NYPD Blue and Deadwood and also penned Luck, is a disgrace as well.HBO’s ‘Luck’ Runs Out as Show Is Canceled After Three Horses Die|Buzz Bissinger|March 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Ferguson later quipped, "Better plywood leadership than deadwood leadership!"The Reboot Begins|Randall Lane|October 23, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Mollett's theory is that it is better to cut away every inch of deadwood which is not absolutely necessary for preventing leeway.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
Three hours later Billy and the sobered tenderfoot pulled into Deadwood.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
For the moment Napoleon's little neighbor was troubled by no sense of duty; the only question was how to reach Deadwood.Napoleon's Young Neighbor|Helen Leah Reed
Several months before, it had been the custom to send a “treasure-coach” twice a week from Deadwood to Sidney, Nebraska.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
We had a premonition that Elise wouldn't want the deadwood of Jimmie's former Division.The Gay Cockade|Temple Bailey