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An Internet Betting Glossary

Even though the actuality that internet betting is now a many billion dollar industry, and endless thousands of brand-new wagerers around the world sign on every day to wager at online casinos, there are still millions of new players to the world of internet gambling who don’t as yet have a good comprehension of a lot of the terminology used in internet wagering, and betting on athletics in general. Nonetheless, understanding of these terms is essential to knowing the games and regulations of gambling:

ACTION: Any type of bet.

ALL-IN: In poker, all-in means a player has deposited all of her chips into the pot. A side pot is set up for the wagerers with additional money.

ALL-UP: To bet on many horses in the same contest.

ANTE: A poker term for allocating a specified figure of chips into the pot just beforeeach hand starts.

BRING-IN: A required bet in seven-card stud made by the gambler displaying the smallest value card.

BUST: You do not win; As in vingt-et-un, when a player’s cards exceed a value over twenty-one.

BUY-IN: The the least amount of chips required to enroll in a game or event.

CALL: As in poker, when a bet equals a previously carried out bet.

CHECK: In poker, to stay in the match without betting. This is acceptable only if no other players bet in that round.

CLOSING A BET: As in spread betting, meaning to lay a wager equal to but opposite of the starting wager.

COLUMN BET: To bet on any of the 3 columns of a roulette table.

COME BET: In craps, the same as a pass-line bet, but made after the player has arrived at her point.

COME-OUT ROLL: A crapshooters first roll to achieve a point, or the initial toss after a point has been ascertained.

COVERALL: A bingo term, meaning to cover all the spots on a bingo sheet.

CRAPPING OUT: In craps, to roll a two, three or 12 is an automatic defeat on the come-out roll.

DAILY DOUBLE: To choose the champions of the first two events of the tournament.

DOWN BET: To wager that the result of an action will be lower than the lowest end of the quote on a spread bet, also known as a "sell".

DOZEN BET: In roulette, to wager on any of three categories of 12 numbers, one-twelve, etc.

EACH WAY BET: A athletic event bet, meaning to gamble on a group or player to succeed or position in a game.

EVEN MONEY BET: A bet that pays out the same number as bet, ( 1:1 ).

EXACTA: laying odds that two horses in a contest will finish in the absolute same assignment as the bet – also known as a " Perfecta ".

FIVE-NUMBER LINE BET: In roulette, a bet made on a block of 5 numbers, such as 1-2-3-0, and 00.

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