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puppyfoot

[puhp-ee-foo t] /ˈpʌp iˌfʊt/
noun, plural puppyfeet. Cards.
1.
the ace of clubs.
2.
any card of the club suit.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10, Americanism; puppy + foot; so called from fancied resemblance
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