Hoyle: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hoil), [key]
— n.
  1. 1672–1769, English authority and writer on card games.
  2. born 1915, British astronomer, mathematician, and educator.
  3. according to the rules or to the authority; correctly.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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