from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A chess player regarded as having the highest level of ability.
  • noun A person of the highest competence or achievement in a field.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a player of exceptional or world class skill in chess or bridge


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