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Cards
a. a batch of cards containing one from each player, usually played in turn and won by the player or side that plays the card with the highest value
b. a card that can potentially win a trick
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He chased Matt Kuchar to the line at Memorial two weeks ago and has the sort of course form we always look for, third to McIlroy two years ago when the course was set up far more trickily than it will be for this routine tour event.
There is a certain amount of one-upmanship in his claim; his novella is the best of the day because it concerns an even trickier trickster getting tricked even more trickily ("artificiosamente") than any before.
Far more trickily, will he get it past the justices of the Supreme Court, many of whom are still pissed off with him for appointing Lourdes Sereno chief justice?
"When you have a trickily negotiated package and you take out one string, the whole thing can start to unravel," said one parliamentary source.
The band has its debut album, Generals, now available on the F-IRE label, and it's a tasty mix of the atmospheric and the trickily timed, but is generally a lot gentler than either the group or album names would suggest.
It fits neatly with what the science of quantum physics tells us about how creation trickily emerges out of complete chaos or nothingness.
trickily. Then by applying the generalized singular value decomposition and the canonical correlation decomposition and basing on the projection theorem, we have obtained an analytical expression for the solutions of corresponding problem, we have also derived the necessary and sufficient conditions under which the corresponding inverse problem is consistent.
As the sun gets higher in the sky, they won't bite the soft jerk, no matter how trickily and curiously I work it.
Brannigan bolstering our hero (a terrific use of "High Hopes") right up to the trickily scripted finale.