hole card definition by Webster's New World
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- a card dealt face down in stud poker
- a hidden advantage or undisclosed resource
hole card definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A card in stud poker that is dealt face-down and that the holder is not obliged to reveal before the showdown.
- Informal Something held in reserve until it can be used advantageously.