Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
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Construct: Noun
Definition: A card game played by as many as seventeen players, each player receiving three cards - related to Niner.
Derivation: Unknown, but note "A game of cards, so called because the players brag of their cards to induce the company to make bets". (Brewer)

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