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chessboard


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chessboard  \Chess"board`\,  n. 
  The  board  used  in  the  game  of  chess,  having  eight  rows  of 
  alternate  light  and  dark  squares,  eight  in  each  row.  See 
  {Checkerboard}. 
 
  Note:  The  chessboard  and  the  checkerboard  are  alike. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chessboard 
  n  :  a  board  having  64  squares  of  two  alternating  colors  [syn:  {checkerboard}] 




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