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little slam

noun, Bridge.
the winning of twelve of the thirteen tricks of a deal.
Also called small slam.
Compare grand slam (def 1).
Origin of little slam
1895-1900 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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little slam

(bridge) the winning of all tricks except one by one side, or the contract to do so Also called small slam
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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