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eight-spot

[eyt-spot] /ˈeɪtˌspɒt/
noun, Slang.
1.
a playing card the face of which bears eight pips.
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  • But as long as he's goin' to welsh on us I hope he lavishes the eight-spot where it'll do him some good.

    Gullible's Travels, Etc. Ring W. Lardner
  • I'd rather be High Lord Chancellor of a cow-camp than the eight-spot in a queen-high flush.

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