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jass

[ yahs ]
/ yɑs /
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noun

a card game for two persons that is played with a 36-card pack made by removing all cards below the sixes from a regular 52-card pack, in which point values are assigned to certain melds and to certain cards taken in tricks.
Also jasz. the jack of trumps in klaberjass.

Nearby words

jasper ware, jaspers, jaspers, karl, jaspery, jaspé, jass, jassid, jassy, jat, jataka, jataka tales

Origin of jass

see origin at klaberjass
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