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Mulligan

Meaning 1 Redo
Definition

A sports term commonly used in golf that refers to the opportunity to redo a shot; informal rule that players use when they have a bad shot and want a second chance at hitting the same shot without incurring a stroke.

Example
"You're behind 1 stroke going into the 18th."
"Yeah, but if I hadn't give you that mulligan on the 14th, we'd be tied right now!"
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Updated September 8, 2016
Meaning 2 To replace a card
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A Hearthstone term that means to replace a card; performed at the start of a game when you are given the option to replace a few or all of your cards in your starting hand.

Example
"I need to adjust my deck a little more for the early game because I always get a bad starting hand even after I mulligan bad starting cards."
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Updated March 4, 2015

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