meld1 [meld]
vt., vi.
[Ger melden, to announce, akin to OE meld, proclamation < IE base * meldh-, to address a deity > OSlav moliti, to ask]
Card Games to make known, for a score, that one holds (a card or combination of cards), esp. by putting them face up on the table
1. the act of melding
2. a combination of cards melded or to be melded
☆ meld2 [meld ]
vt., vi.
[merging of MELT + WELD1]
to blend; merge; unite

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