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  1. Noun

    Any face card; any King, Queen, or Jack.

    EXAMPLE: A player complaining about constantly being dealt low cards might say, "I haven't seen any paint in the last hour."

    APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues

    SYNONYMS: Coat Card, Court Card, Face Card

    RELATED TERMS: Rembrandt

  2. Noun

    Any substance used for marking cards.

    EXAMPLE: "We caught one of the players with paint, and dealt with the situation severely. Needless to say, we'll never see that face around here again."

    APPLIES TO: Land-based Venues

    SYNONYMS: Cosmetics


  3. Verb

    To mark a playing card for the purpose of identifying it at a later point in the game.

    EXAMPLE: "The cheater was caught painting all the high cards."

    APPLIES TO: Land-based Venues

    SYNONYMS: Mark

    RELATED TERMS: Cosmetics

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