card table
noun Date: 1711 a table designed for playing cards; especially a square table with folding legs

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  • Card table — Table Ta ble, n. [F., fr. L. tabula a board, tablet, a painting. Cf. {Tabular}, {Taffrail}, {Tavern}.] 1. A smooth, flat surface, like the side of a board; a thin, flat, smooth piece of anything; a slab. [1913 Webster] A bagnio paved with fair… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Card table — Card Card (k[aum]rd), n. [F. carte, fr. L. charta paper, Gr. ? a leaf of paper. Cf. {Chart}.] 1. A piece of pasteboard, or thick paper, blank or prepared for various uses; as, a playing card; a visiting card; a card of invitation; pl. a game… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • card table — card tables also card table N COUNT A card table is a small light table which can be folded up and which is sometimes used for playing games of cards on …   English dictionary

  • card table — n. a table at which card games are played, esp. a small, square table with folding legs …   English World dictionary

  • card table — card .table n a small light table, usually with folding legs, used for playing card games on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • card table — card ,table noun count a small table that folds up when not in use, used especially for playing card games …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • card-table — cardˈ table noun A table for playing cards on • • • Main Entry: ↑card …   Useful english dictionary

  • card table — noun 1. a table for playing cards (as in a casino) (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑table 2. a small light table with folding legs; can be folded for storage • Hypernyms: ↑table * * * noun, pl ⋯ tables [count] : a small table that is used for playing card …   Useful english dictionary

  • card table — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms card table : singular card table plural card tables a small table that folds up when not in use, used especially for playing card games …   English dictionary

  • card-table — see card table …   English dictionary

  • card table — table that is intended for card games (poker table, blackjack table, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

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