"concaves and convexes" Definition

  1. a pack of cards contrived for cheating, by cutting all the cards from the two to the seven concave, and all from the eight to the king convex. Then by cutting the pack breadthwise a convex card is cut, and by cutting it lengthwise a concave is secured.—_See_ LONGS AND SHORTS. [Illustration]

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Position in the dictionary: 747 of 4022 slang words.
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