Card games in Tanzania

Albastini is a Tanzanian card game that is probably descended from the Portuguese game Bisca. It is played with 36 cards from a standard deck: the cards 2, 8, 9 and 10 are removed and the highest cards of each suit are the Ace followed by the Seven.

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