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An activity engaged in for diversion or amusement; whether electronic games such as those on computers or phones, or simple board games.

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Games; Chess

In chess, notifying the putting of an opponent's king into inextricable check, by which the game is won.


Games; Chess

The knight is a piece in the game in chess, representing a knight(armoured cavalry.It is normally represented by a horse's head and neck. Each players starts with two knights, ...


Games; Chess

A bishop is a piece in the board game of a chess, Each player begins the game with two bishops. One starts between the king's knight and the king the other between the queen's ...


Games; Chess

A contest between two players only, as distinguished from a tournament. The term often refers to a contest of many games, but is sometimes used to describe a single game.


Games; Chess

A chess piece which moves either two squares vertically and one square horizontally or two squares horizontally and one square vertically. In the first step of this move, the ...


Games; Chess

A fluid method of ranking chess players within a club or other group. The ladder is usually established by listing players according to their chess rating. Any player may ...


Games; Chess

A German term that means "compulsion to move". It refers to a situation in which a player would prefer to do nothing because any move leads to a deterioration of his position, but ...