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court card

(in a pack of playing cards) a king, queen, or jack of any suit
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This square is sometimes called semimagic (the diagonals don't "sum" to the constant) but can be considered as a generalization of the old problem of arranging the 16 court cards so that each row and each column contains one of each suit and one of each value.
In "Tarot Court Cards for Beginners: Bring Clarity to Your Readings" she draws upon her years of experience and expertise to create the ideal introduction to tarot reading for beginners.
Bicycle Silver Steampunk cards: From the shining, embossed tuck to the metallic look on the court cards, the Silver Steampunk deck is evocative of its namesake's affinity toward gleaming cogs and intricate gear.