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See also: double-deal
- To deal the top and bottom cards from a deck to a confederate in a card game as if they were one card.
2003, Bill Brooks, Law for Hire, page 102:
- Barely looking up from his smooth hands and the cards they held, the gambler said, “You're not a good enough cardplayer I'd have to double deal you."
- To cheat by trickery.
- An instance of double dealing.