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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To remove from the backgammon board into the home when the position of the piece and the dice provide the proper opportunity; -- the goal of the game is to bear off all of one's men before the opponent.
  • intransitive v. to steer away, as from land.

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