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acey-deucy

[ey-see-doo-see, -dyoo-] /ˈeɪ siˈdu si, -ˈdyu-/
noun
1.
a form of backgammon in which a player, upon rolling a 1–2, moves 3 and then is allowed to name and play any doublet and to roll again.
adjective
2.
Slang. A-OK; great.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; ace + -y2 + deuce1 + -y2
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acey-deucy

/ˈeɪsɪˈdjuːsɪ/
noun
1.
a form of backgammon
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