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small slam

noun, Bridge.

little slam

noun, Bridge.
1.
the winning of twelve of the thirteen tricks of a deal.
Also called small slam.
Compare grand slam (def 1).
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
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British Dictionary definitions for small-slam

little slam

noun
1.
(bridge) the winning of all tricks except one by one side, or the contract to do so Also called small slam

small slam

noun
1.
(bridge) another name for little slam
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