a form of solitaire used as a gambling game
Origin of canfieldafter Richard A. Canfield (1885-1914), United States gambling house proprietor
A form of solitaire similar to Klondike in which the player tries to build sequential, ascending stacks of each suit, beginning with a card that is randomly dealt at the start of the game. The ace is allowed to connect the king and the two (as in the sequence queen, king, ace, two).
Origin of canfieldAfter Richard Albert Canfield (1855-1914), American gambler
- A surname.
Named after US gambler Richard Albert Canfield (1855-1914).