(Japanese: "flower cards"), deck of 48 cards divided into 12 suits of four cards. Each suit is named for a month of the year and pictures a flower identified with that month. The cards are tiny, only 218 by 114 inches (5.4 by 3.2 cm), but about three times thicker than Western cards
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