Definitions

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  • n. a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king

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Examples

  • Master Small bowed to us to acknowledge this fact, then continued, "For that reason, Master Tall and I have come to Goodland to admire your children, drink your ale, and to challenge each and every one of you to a chess game with Master Tall, who considers himself to be the finest chess player on all of Krynn."

    Father Swarat

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