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  • noun Plural form of chukker.

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Examples

  • Each match lasts for six seven-minute periods, called chukkers, and a new horse is needed for each one.

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  • The Aspen Skiing Co. is providing a snow groomer that will pack and smooth out the field between periods (known as "chukkers"), according to Stout.

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  • The Aspen Skiing Co. is providing a snow groomer that will pack and smooth out the field between periods (known as "chukkers"), according to Stout.

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  • The Aspen Skiing Co. is providing a snow groomer that will pack and smooth out the field between periods (known as "chukkers"), according to Stout.

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  • I had a brief conversation with the reigning star of the polo world, a handsome fellow named Nacho Figueras, who has become a spokesman for Ralph Lauren Polo stuff and was captain of the competing Black Watch team, which defeated the Veuve Clicquot guys 7 to 5 after six grueling, exciting chukkers.

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  • The Aftershocks have one of the highest profiles in Segway polo, which features teams of five players atop the two-wheeled machines top speed 12.5 miles an hour trying to score more goals than their opponent over four, eight-minute quarters known as chukkers.

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  • Ray wanted to get out and chase some of the chukkers around—and there was a two-story house, rough lumber, never been painted, but it had a veranda built.

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  • Games are composed of six to eight chukkers, depending on who's playing whom.

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  • Four stiff chukkers at polo are downright hard work, Miss Vernon.

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  • "We started out playing well in the first two chukkers," said Roldan, "but couldn't get it done in the second half."

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