1) To deal
is to distribute the cards to all players at the table.
2) A deal
refers to an agreement of how to ration the prize money; this is usually seen on the final tables of tournaments.
Example: 1) The dealer took a long time to deal the cards; it seemed as if his hand was broken.
2) The final table tried to make a deal, but I refused to make a deal with my huge chip advantage.
Created by BooG690
on 14 Sep, 2009
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