chess

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chess englannista suomeksi

  1. šakki, shakki

  2. hiirenruis

  1. shakki, šakki

chess englanniksi

  1. A game for two players with each beginning with sixteen pieces moving according to fixed rules across a chessboard with the objective to checkmate the opposing king.

  2. Any of several species of grass in the genus ''Bromus'', generally considered weeds.

  3. 2007, Michael Chabon, ''Gentlemen of the Road'', Sceptre 2008, p. 59:

  4. Hobbled, loudly gourmandizing the dry chess grass, they were guarded by a pair of dismounted soldiers in long, dusty coats ....
  5. One of the platforms, consisting of two or more planks dowelled together, for the flooring of a temporary military bridge.

  6. (RQ:Wilhelm 188)

  7. the balks are laid and covered with chesses to within 1 foot of the trestle
  8. 1885, (w), ''Farrow's Military Encyclopedia; A Dictionary of Military Knowledge''

  9. Each chess consists of three planks.