tenace

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

tenace (plural tenaces)

  1. (bridge) An interrupted sequence of high cards of the same suit, such as the king and jack or the ace and queen.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin tenax, tenacem. Cf. Old French tenais.

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AdjectiveEdit

tenace (masculine and feminine, plural tenaces)

  1. long-lasting
  2. tenacious, persistent

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tenax, tenacem.

AdjectiveEdit

tenace m, f (masculine and feminine plural tenaci)

  1. strong
  2. lasting
  3. tenacious

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Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 14:28