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Dead Hand

  1. Noun

    A hand that is not eligible to win the pot, especially one that is ineligible because it was fouled.

    EXAMPLE: "I accidently dropped a card on the floor, which fouled my hand. Since I had a dead hand, I tossed my cards into the muck."

    APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues




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