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The word of the day for 1 October, 2014:

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Verb
To declare a hand value that is lower than the best hand the player holds or that is not held.

Noun
A mistaken declaration of hand value, when either the player does not actually have the hand declared or the player has a higher value hand than the one declared.

 
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