part-score

[ pahrt-skawr, -skohr ]
/ ˈpɑrtˈskɔr, -ˈskoʊr /

noun Bridge.

a contract to make less than the number of tricks required for game: to bid a part-score of three diamonds.
the number of points gained by making such a contract: a part-score of 60 points.

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decorum
Also called partial, partial score.
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