casino: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ku-sē'nō), [key]
— pl. -nos
  1. a building or large room used for meetings, entertainment, dancing, etc., esp. such a place equipped with gambling devices, gambling tables, etc.
  2. (in Italy) a small country house or lodge.
  3. a game in which cards that are face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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