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Atlantic City is a resort city in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, known for its casinos, boardwalk, and beaches.
A bank is a financial institution that accepts deposits from the public and creates credit.
A barber's pole is a type of sign used by barbers to signify the place or shop where they perform their craft.
Jean-Bernard Xavier Philippe de Marigny de Mandeville (1785–1868), known as Bernard de Marigny, was a French-Creole American nobleman, playboy, planter, politician, duelist, writer, horse breeder, land developer, and President of the Louisiana State Senate between 1822 and 1823.
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is a hotel, casino, and spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States.
A boxcar is a North American railroad car that is enclosed and generally used to carry freight.
Boxcars, also known as Midnight, is the outcome of rolling the dice in a game of craps and getting a 6 on each die.
The California Hotel and Casino (also known as The Cal) opened in 1975 at a cost of $10 million with a hotel and casino located in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada near the Fremont Street Experience.
A casino is a facility which houses and accommodates certain types of gambling activities.
In probability theory, the craps principle is a theorem about event probabilities under repeated iid trials.
The Crusades were a series of religious wars sanctioned by the Latin Church in the medieval period.
Decatur may refer to.
Dice (singular die or dice; from Old French dé; from Latin datum "something which is given or played") are small throwable objects with multiple resting positions, used for generating random numbers.
A double entendre is a figure of speech or a particular way of wording that is devised to be understood in two ways, having a double meaning.
Even money is a wagering proposition with even odds - the bettor stands to lose or win the same amount of money.
In probability theory, the expected value of a random variable, intuitively, is the long-run average value of repetitions of the experiment it represents.
Floating craps is an illegal operation of the dice game craps.
Gambling is the wagering of money or something of value (referred to as "the stakes") on an event with an uncertain outcome with the primary intent of winning money or material goods.
The following is a glossary of terms used in the dice game craps.
Golden Arm is a term used for a craps player who has rolled dice for over one hour without losing.
"Gonna Roll the Bones" is a fantasy short story by American writer Fritz Leiber, in which a character plays craps with Death.
Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.
The illusion of control is the tendency for people to overestimate their ability to control events; for example, it occurs when someone feels a sense of control over outcomes that they demonstrably do not influence.
In probability theory, two events are independent, statistically independent, or stochastically independent if the occurrence of one does not affect the probability of occurrence of the other.
Jesse Woodson James (September 5, 1847April 3, 1882) was an American outlaw, bank and train robber, guerrilla, and leader of the James–Younger Gang.
Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.
Dice games are games that use or incorporate one or more dice as their sole or central component, usually as a random device.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Louisiana (La Louisiane; La Louisiane française) or French Louisiana was an administrative district of New France.
A marina (from Spanish, Portuguese and Italian: marina, "coast" or "shore") is a dock or basin with moorings and supplies for yachts and small boats.
Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada).
A natural is a term in several gambling games; in each case it refers to one or two specific good outcomes, usually for the player, and often involves achieving a particular score in the shortest and fastest manner possible.
New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.
New Orleans (. Merriam-Webster.; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.
Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania German: Pennsylvaani or Pennsilfaani), officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, is a state located in the northeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States.
Philadelphia is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863.
Poker is a family of card games that combines gambling, strategy, and skill.
Probability is the measure of the likelihood that an event will occur.
In gambling, a "proposition bet" (prop bet, prop, novelty, or a side bet) is a bet made regarding the occurrence or non-occurrence during a game (usually a gambling game) of an event not directly affecting the game's final outcome.
Rhyming slang is a form of slang word construction in the English language that uses rhyme.
Santa Ana Star Casino Hotel is a Native American casino on the Pueblo of Santa Ana in Bernalillo, New Mexico.
SHFL entertainment, Inc. (previously named Shuffle Master) was a manufacturer of shuffling machines, table games, slot machines, and other casino products, based in Paradise, Nevada.
A shuffling machine is a machine for randomly shuffling packs of playing cards.
Sleight of hand (also known as prestidigitation or legerdemain) refers to fine motor skills when used by performing artists in different art forms to entertain or manipulate.
In gambling in general and the game of Craps in particular, snake eyes is the outcome of rolling the dice in a game and getting only one pip on each die.
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet is an American sitcom, which aired on ABC from October 3, 1952 through April 23, 1966, and starred the real-life Nelson family.
The Carolinas are the U.S. states of North Carolina and South Carolina, considered collectively.
The modern tutu is a dress worn as a costume in a ballet performance, often with attached bodice.
In probability theory and statistics, variance is the expectation of the squared deviation of a random variable from its mean.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Yo-leven (commonly referred to as Yo) is the outcome of rolling an 11 in the game of craps.
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