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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 deuce /ˈdus ||ˈdjus/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Deuce n.
 1. Gaming Two; a card or a die with two spots; as, the deuce of hearts.
 2. Tennis A condition of the score beginning whenever each side has won three strokes in the same game (also reckoned “40 all”), and reverted to as often as a tie is made until one of the sides secures two successive strokes following a tie or deuce, which decides the game.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Deuce, n.  The devil; a demon. [A euphemism, written also deuse.] [Low]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a tie in tennis or table tennis that requires winning two
           successive points to win the game
      2: the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a
         numeral representing this number [syn: two, 2, II]
      3: a word used in exclamations of confusion; "what the devil";
         "the deuce with it"; "the dickens you say" [syn: devil,
      4: one of the four playing cards in a deck that have two spots