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English definition of “poker”

poker

noun [U] (GAME)    /ˈpəʊ.kər/ US  /ˈpoʊ.kɚ/
a game played with cards in which people try to win money from each otherCard gamesGambling and bookmakingTaking risks
(Definition of poker noun (GAME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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