Definitions for jeu de paume
jeu de paume(Noun)
A precursor of lawn tennis, played by hitting the ball with the palm of the hand instead of a with racquet.
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Jeu de Paume
an oath which the deputies of the Third Estate took on June 13, 1789, not to separate till they had given France a constitution.
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