Poker Glossary - P

PAIR :

Two cards of the same rank.

PAT :

Not wishing to draw any cards.

PAY OFF :

Calling a bet with a losing hand.

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POSITION :

When you must act in the betting sequence relative to the other players.

POT :

The total amount of money bet so far in a hand.

POT LIMIT :

A game where the maximum bet is determined by the size of the pot at the time.

POT ODDS :

The amount of money in the pot divided by the amount of money you must bet in order to call.


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