freezeout

or freeze-out

[ freez-out ]
/ ˈfrizˌaʊt /
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noun Poker.

a game in which each player begins with a predetermined amount of money and must withdraw from the game once that amount is lost, until one player is left with all the winnings.

Nearby words

  1. freeze-drying,
  2. freeze-etch,
  3. freeze-fracture,
  4. freeze-frame,
  5. freeze-up,
  6. freezer,
  7. freezer burn,
  8. freezing,
  9. freezing drizzle,
  10. freezing injunction

Origin of freezeout

1850–55, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase freeze out

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