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Translation of "pawn" - English-Japanese dictionary

pawn

noun   /pɔːn/
any one of the eight least valuable pieces in the game of chess (チェスの駒の1つ)ポーン
a person who does not have any real power but is used by others to achieve something (大物に対する)小者 , 手先に使われる人 The refugees are pawns in an international political dispute.1773
(Definition of pawn noun from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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