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carte blanche



Pronunciation: (kärt' blanch', blänch'; Fr. kart blänsh'), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/carte-blanche.html on line 73 [key]
pl. cartes blanchesPronunciation: (kärts' blanch', blänch'; Fr. kart blänsh'). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/carte-blanche.html on line 87 [key]

1. unconditional authority; full discretionary power.
2. a sheet of paper that is blank except for a signature and given by the signer to another person to write in what he or she pleases.
3. Cards.a hand having no face card but with a special scoring value, as in piquet.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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