Definitions for mah-jonggˈmɑˈdʒɔŋ, -ˈdʒɒŋ, -ˈʒɔŋ, -ˈʒɒŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mah-jonggˈmɑˈdʒɔŋ, -ˈdʒɒŋ, -ˈʒɔŋ, -ˈʒɒŋ(n.)

or mah•jong

  1. a game of Chinese origin usu. played by four persons with 144 dominolike tiles marked in suits.

    Category: Games

Origin of mah-jongg:

1920–25; < dial. Chin

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Mah-Jongg, mahjong(noun)

    Chinese game played by 4 people with 144 tiles


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