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 for cribbage
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cribbage \Crib"bage\ (kr?b"?j), n. [From Crib, v. t., 2.]
     A game of cards, played by two or four persons, in which
     there is a crib. (See Crib, 11.) It is characterized by a
     great variety of chances.
     [1913 Webster]
           A man's fancy would be summed up in cribbage. --John
     [1913 Webster]
     Cribbage board, a board with holes and pegs, used by
        cribbage players to score their game.
        [1913 Webster] Cribber

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a card game (usually for two players) in which each player
           is dealt six cards and discards one or two [syn:
           cribbage, crib]

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