fantan


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Synonyms for fantan

a Chinese gambling game

a card game in which you play your sevens and other cards in sequence in the same suit as the sevens

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OUGOUS (2 places called Bambadougou in Ivory Coast and Guinea) - 1 2 - 1 2 FANTAN.
Our attitude was that we didn't care what the programmes looked like as long as they were effective," said Tsetsele Fantan, formally Debswana's director of HIV/Aids impact management and now employed by ACHAP.
Macao's casinos offer the largest variety of casino games anywhere in the world, combining both established western favorites with popular eastern games such as Blackjack, Baccarat, Pai Kao, Roulette, Boulette, Boule, "Big and small" Fantan and Pacapio.
Lady Ambassador's dam, the unraced Gertrude Lawrence, was inbred to Fantan, an Ambiorix mare who delivered both the outstanding Classic performer Ragusa (by Ribot) and the lightly-raced Ela Marita (by Red God), winner of the Fred Darling and the Musidora and second in the Prix de la Foret.
The Chinese official however didn't deal with Panorama's claims saying that China trained Sudanese fighter pilots on Chinese A5 Fantan fighter jets in Darfur.