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misdeal

Syllabification: mis·deal
Pronunciation: /misˈdēl
 
/

Definition of misdeal in English:

verb (past and past participle misdealt)

[no object]
Make a mistake when dealing cards.
Example sentences
  • If the cards are misdealt in any way, they must be shuffled, cut and dealt again.
  • If a player misdeals, the deck passes to the next player, and a Refa is declared.

noun

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A hand dealt wrongly.
Example sentences
  • A misdeal does not change the deal, but in such cases the cards must be re-shuffled, re-cut, and re-dealt.
  • Any inaccuracies during the deal will void the hand and cause a misdeal.
  • In the event of a misdeal, the dealer loses the privilege of dealing and the deal is passed to the left.

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