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chessboardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtʃes.bɔːd/  us   /-bɔːrd/
a ​squareboarddivided into 64 ​smallersquares, ​half of which are ​light and ​halfdark in ​colour, used for ​playing the ​game of ​chess or ​draughts
(Definition of chessboard from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chessboard”
in Chinese (Simplified) 国际象棋棋盘…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國際象棋棋盤…
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