vingt-et-un


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vingt-et-un

(văN-tā-öN`): see blackjackblackjack,
one of the world's most widely played gambling card games; also known as twenty-one or vingt-et-un. Despite contesting claims between the French and Italians, its origins are unknown.
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These were people who drove fast, lived well, travelled far and looked cool playing a hand of vingt-et-un.
Inscrite au patrimoine universel depuis vingt-et-un ans, elle continue a defier le temps.
Vingt-et-un joueurs prennent part a ce regroupement qui se poursuivra jusqu'a dimanche prochain.