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putting in jail

[cf. SAIL ring] n. phr. a game played with marbles: putting in jail. . .Three players shoot and try to hit each other's taw. If they hit it, the taw is put in jail (i.e. in the ring) (Mayag.). (Black)

Tags: game, noun phrase

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Last update: 2010-11-23 02:05
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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