Card game derived from whist. First played among members of the Indian Civil Service about 1900, bridge was taken to England in 1903 and played at the Portland Club in 1908. It is played in two forms: auction bridge and contract bridge.
Any of various card games based on whist for four players.
Any of various card games for usually four players in two partnerships that bid for the right to declare a trump suit, seek to win tricks equal to the final bid, and play with the hand of declarer's partner exposed and played by declarer; especially; contract bridge
muški rodkarte za igru
Igra karata, slična vistu, jedna od najzanimljivijih igara sa veoma mnogo kombinacija, igra se sa 52 karte.
ETYM Old Eng. brig, brigge, brug, brugge, AS. brycg, bricg; akin to Fries. bregge, Dutch brug, Old High Germ. brucca, German brücke, Icel. bryggja pier, bridge, Swed. brygga, Dan. brygge.
1. A structure spanning a river or a valley by which people or vehicles may cross; SYN. span.
2. Something resembling a bridge in form or function.
3. The hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose.
4. A denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth; SYN. bridgework.
5. A circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected; SYN. bridge circuit.
6. The link between two lenses of a pair of glasses; it rests on nose; SYN. nosepiece.
An electrical instrument or network for measuring or comparing resistances, inductances, capacitances, or impedances by comparing the ratio of two opposing voltages to a known ratio.
A Wheatstone bridge configuration utilizing four active strain gages.
In music, a support for the strings of an instrument that determines its length and transmits vibration to the body. In violins, lutes, guitars, and other instruments the bridge is fixed, but in the Indian tambura (long lute) and Japanese koto (zither), bridges are movable to change the tuning. The monochord of music theory also has a movable bridge.
A musical passage linking two sections of a composition.