jackpot

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jackpot

any large prize, kitty, or accumulated stake that may be won in gambling, such as a pool in poker that accumulates until the betting is opened with a pair of jacks or higher
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Before the Monday night's draw, the lotto sales all over the country reached P84,707,580 as more people continued to line up in the hopes of hitting the jackpot.
At a slot machine, almost hitting the jackpot doesn't increase your odds of cashing in with the next push of the button.
The odds of hitting the jackpot are just over 76 million to one, Camelot said.