Pronunciation: (pē'nuk-ul, -nok-), [key]
1. a popular card game played by two, three, or four persons, with a 48-card deck.
2. a meld of the queen of spades and the jack of diamonds in this game. Also,penuchle,penuckle,pi'noc•le.
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