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gin rummy:

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card game played by two to six players with a standard deck. The cards usually rank from king down through ace. Seven cards are dealt to each player in the three- or four-hand game, one card is turned up on the table, and the remaining cards are left face down in a stock
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gin rummy

a version of rummy in which a player may go out if the odd cards outside his sequences total less than ten points
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