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chess

noun [U] uk   /tʃes/ us  
A2 a game played by two people on a square board, in which each player has 16 pieces that can be moved on the board in different ways
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in Korean 체스…
in Arabic شَّطَرَنْج…
in French échecs…
in Turkish satranç…
in Italian scacchi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國際象棋…
in Russian шахматы…
in Polish szachy…
in Spanish ajedrez…
in Portuguese xadrez…
in German das Schachspiel…
in Catalan escacs…
in Japanese チェス…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国际象棋…
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