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Noun: poker  pow-ku(r)
  1. Fire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; used to stir a fire
    - stove poker, fire hook, salamander
  2. Any of various card games in which players bet that they hold the highest-ranking hand
    - poker game

Derived forms: pokers

Type of: card game, cards, fire iron

Encyclopedia: Poker