puppyfoot

[ puhp-ee-foo t ]
/ ˈpʌp iˌfʊt /

noun, plural pup·py·feet. Cards.

the ace of clubs.
any card of the club suit.

Origin of puppyfoot

1905–10, Americanism; puppy + foot; so called from fancied resemblance
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