Basto

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Basto The ace of clubs in quadrille and omber.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n basto In card-playing, the ace of clubs in quadrille and ombre.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

You'll be ruined by Manilio, Basto, the queen, and two small trumps, in red.
"The Journal to Stella" by Jonathan Swift
You will be ruined by Manilio, Basto, the queen, and two small trumps in red.
"Swift" by Leslie Stephen
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In news:

Multi Page ( Shutterstock/Marcio Jose Bastos Silva ).
Single Page ( Shutterstock/Marcio Jose Bastos Silva ).
Constança Basto , 573 Hudson St, nr.
Constança Basto, 573 Hudson St, nr.
Named Twitter's most influential tweeter by indie research group Twitalyzer earlier this year, Brazilian standup comedy pioneer and TV personality Rafinha Bastos boasts 3.5 million followers.
Lyon 's Michel Bastos, right, reacts during their French League One soccer match against Nancy at Gerland stadium, in Lyon , central France, Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012.
Lyon manager Remi Garde replaced Gourcuff with winger Bastos who made an immediate impact.
Michel Bastos scored from a free kick as 10-man Lyon won 1-0 at bitter local rival Saint-Etienne on Sunday, maintaining its five-point lead over Paris Saint-Germain and Marseille at the top of the French league.
After taking the initiative to learn Tai Chi, Darlene Basto thought it would be a good idea to offer the practice in classes in the Copper Country.
Lyon's Michel Bastos on the Al Ain shopping list .
Pro League champion Al Ain have approached the French league's Lyon about the availability of Brazilian international Michel Bastos.
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In science:

Bastos et al. 23),24) explored the non-canonical phase space, singularity problem and black hole in the context of non-commutativity.
Non-Commutative Correction to Thin Shell Collapse in Reissner Nordstr$\ddot{o}$m Geometry
Catarina Bastos, Orfeu Bertolami, Nuno Costa Dias, and Joao Nuno Prata.
The experimental status of Special and General Relativity
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