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card table Syllabification: card ta·ble

Definition of card table in English:

noun

A square table for playing cards on, typically having legs that fold flat for storage.
Example sentences
  • The second floor consisted of mostly study rooms, and an entertainment room, where there was a pool table, a card table, and other games.
  • A pack of cards appeared and, before anybody could protest, my father's folding card table with the green baize top had been set up.
  • The group consists of two dressing bureaus, two pier tables, one card table, one worktable, and one sideboard.

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