Definition of chemin de fer in English:

chemin de fer

noun

mass noun
  • A card game which is a variety of baccarat.

    • ‘I thought I recalled my adversary playing chemin de fer on B Deck’

Origin

Late 19th century: French, literally ‘railway’.

Pronunciation

chemin de fer

/ʃəˌmã də ˈfɛː/