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Backdoor Straight

In hold'em or Omaha, a straight that is completed using both the turn and river cards. For example, if a player has {10-Clubs}{8-Hearts} and the flop comes {A-Clubs}{K-Clubs}{9-Spades}, then the river is the {6-Spades} and river the {7-Hearts} to complete a backdoor straight. See also "Runner-Runner."