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Category: Amusements | Type: Historical | Title: David Copperfield (in Context) | Author: Charles Dickens | Ch: I Have a Change

A card game "involving the taking of tricks, in which four game points are available per round: for being dealt the highest trump, being dealt the lowest trump, taking the Jack of trumps, and winning the most tricks. Also called high-low-Jack" (OED).

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