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In a deck of playing cards, the term face card (US) or court card (British) is generally used to describe a card that depicts a person as opposed to the pip cards.They are also known as picture cards, or until the early 20th century, coat cards.. History. While playing cards were invented in China, Chinese playing cards do not have a concept of face cards. . When playing cards arrived in Iran ...

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In a deck of 52 cards, there are 13 cards of each suite namely- Spades, Clubs, Hearts and Diamonds. 13*4=52 cards. And each suite has 3 face cards. So, there are 12 face cards in all- four each of Jack, Queen and King. 4 suites * 3 face cards in e...

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Face card definition is - a king, queen, or jack in a deck of cards.

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face card n. A king, queen, or jack of a deck of playing cards. face card n (Card Games) (in a pack of playing cards) a king, queen, or jack of any suit. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): court card face′ card` n. the king, queen, or jack of playing cards. [1665–75] ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Switch to new ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_52-card_deck

The standard 52-card deck of French playing cards is the most common deck of playing cards used today. It includes thirteen ranks in each of the four French suits: clubs (♣), diamonds (♦), hearts (♥) and spades (♠), with reversible "court" or face cards.

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Those who had never engraved scratchboard before completed a small practice image (the face and a portion of the pattern found on the original royal face card works well).

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Cards 2 through 10 are worth their face value, and face cards (jack, queen, king) are also worth 10. Know when to fold 'em; Hollywood film `21' is based on Worcester native Jeff Ma If other efforts fail, the face cards in the deck bring out the heavy ammunition, such as fake consumer groups, blaming bureaucrats or big government, or referring ...

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A face card is a hundred dolla bill, a very hard long stare is a grill. RIP Big L Flamboyant for life. by Ryan Smith October 03, 2003. 118 28. Get a face card mug for your mate Zora. 3. face card unknown. a $100 bill "a face card is a hundred dolla bill, a long very hard stare is a grill" R.I.P. BIG-L

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