A chip or other object placed on top of a player's cards to indicate that they remain in the hand.
EXAMPLE: "After I folded, I took the cap off my cards and tossed them into the muck."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
SYNONYMS: Card Protector
RELATED TERMS: Cap, Dead, Foul, Protect
A chip or other object placed on top of the remaining cards in the deck in order to prevent cheaters from tampering with them.
EXAMPLE: "The dealer put a cap on the deck during each round of betting."