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DEFENCE TO 1NT

DEFENCE TO ARTIFICIAL STRONG CLUB

DEFENCE TO MULTI

DEFENCE TO OPENING THREE-BID

DEFENCE, THE

DEFENDERS

DEFENSIVE BIDDING

DEFENSIVE TRICK

DELAYED GAME RAISE

DELAYED SUPPORT

DENIAL BID

DENOMINATION

DEPO

DESCHAPELLES COUP

DEUCE

DEVIL’S COUP

DIRECT KING CONVENTION

DIRECTION

DIRECTIONAL ASKING BID (DAB)

DIRECTOR

DISCARD

DISCOURAGING CARD

DISCOVERY PLAY

DISTRIBUTION

DISTRIBUTIONAL POINT COUNT

DISTRIBUTIONAL VALUE

DIXON CONVENTION

DODD DISCARDS

DOPE/ROPE

DOPI/ROPI

DOUBLE

DOUBLE DUMMY

DOUBLE FINESSE

DOUBLE JUMP OVERCALL

DOUBLE JUMP RAISE

DOUBLE OF THREE NO TRUMP BIDS

DOUBLE RAISE

DOUBLE SQUEEZE

DOUBLED INTO GAME

DOUBLER

DOUBLETON

DOWN

DRAWING TRUMPS

DRIVE OUT

DROP

DRURY CONVENTION

DUCK

DUKE OF CUMBERLAND’S HAND

DUMB BIDDER (SILENT BIDDER)

DUMMY

DUMMY REVERSAL

DUPLICATE BRIDGE

DUPLICATION OF DISTRIBUTION

DUPLICATION OF VALUES

DUPLIMATE

DUSTBIN BID

EAST

ECHO

ELIMINATION

ENCOURAGING

ENDPLAY

ENGLISH BRIDGE UNION

ENTRY

ENTRY KILLING PLAY

EQUALS

ESCAPE MECHANISM

ESCAPE SUIT

ESTABLISHED CARD

ESTABLISHED ENTRY

ESTABLISHED REVOKE

ESTABLISHED SUIT

ESTIMATE YOUR SCORE

ETHICS

ETIQUETTE

EVEN

EXHAUST

EXIT

EXIT CARD

EXPLANATION OF A CALL

EXPOSED CARD

EXPOSED HAND

EXTENDED STAYMAN

FACE

FACE-TO-FACE BRIDGE

FACED LEAD

FACTORING

FALL OF THE CARDS

FALSE CARDING

FALSE PREFERENCE

FARRINGTON, FRANK

FEATURE

FIELD

FIELDING A PSYCHE

FIFTH ACE

FILM

FINAL BID

FINESSE

FIRST IN HAND

FISHBEIN CONVENTION

FISHBOWL