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noun Bridge.
the winning of twelve of the thirteen tricks of a deal.
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Also called small slam .

Origin of little slam

First recorded in 1895–1900; little + slam2
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little slam

noun
bridge the winning of all tricks except one by one side, or the contract to do soAlso called: small slam
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