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Piquet
a score of 30 points made by a player from a combination of cards held before play begins and from play while his opponent's score is nil

piqué

[pē′kā]
(textiles)
A cotton, polyester and cotton, rayon, or silk fabric with ribs running lengthwise, sometimes forming a waffle weave.
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The Myrtha of Dawn Mangahas had its strong, if, piquant, moments, the Bathilde of Lisa Macuja-Elizalde had dual fronts: icy on the outside yet compassionate and helplessly wary of class divide confronting the characters.
Piquant, precise portrait illustrations trace the footprints of an imaginary dinosaur followed by the children through the pages.
Their team of experts recently revealed their latest packaging project for Piquant, a manufacturer of sauces and marinades.
Hot &Tangy Piquant Pepper, a flavourful blend of spicy piquant pepper with a mild rush of heat.
Included in KFC's 30-year zinger meal promotion are the zinger twister -- a portable spicy sandwich on the go; the Zinger Classic -- the original zinger favourite; the Zinger Supreme -- a premium gourmet spicy sandwich, and the mighty zinger -- a large eat piquant offering for those who prefer a substantial meal with bite.
Sri Lanka has a little bit of everything: laid-back golden beaches, surf breaks, dazzling wildlife, piquant cuisine, tea plantations, Buddhist temples, ancient citadels, graceful colonial architecture and a vibrant capital.
And if the piquant taste of sprouts is too much for kids, then they're spoilt rotten.
As for heart, the quest of Woody Grant (Bruce Dern) to claim a phantom million bucks is a piquant metaphor for the American Dream, which ends up transforming its principal characters in indisputably benevolent ways.
Evoluant a domicile mardi, le Jazz s'est bien rapproche a quatre points d'Oklahoma City a 23 secondes de la fin (80-84) mais Kevin Durant n'a pas failli aux lancers, puis Russell Westbrook a valide la victoire du Thunder (80-90) en piquant le ballon a Paul Millsap.
You can prepare Golden Tandoori Seitan, Fiery Baby Artichokes, String Bean and Arugula Salad, Portobellos with Roasted Leeks and Spinach, Homemade Vegan Worcestershire Sauce, Italian Herb Burgers on Focaccia, Grilled Corn on the Cob with Piquant Sauce, Maple-Soy Tempeh over Rice, Grilled Peaches with Raspberry Sauce, and so much more.
Every track reveals her acute ear for musical timbres, whether pedal bass-drum (Dark Ground) or the piquant combination of cimbalom and bass marimba on the title track - a depiction of trilobites bizarrely reminiscent of Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals.
THE unholy but piquant row over the next Archbishop of Canterbury is class-based.