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draughts


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Draughts  \Draughts\,  n.  pl 
  A  mild  vesicatory.  See  {Draught},  n.,  3 
  c  . 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Draughts  \Draughts\,  n.  pl 
  A  game,  now  more  commonly  called  {checkers}.  See  {Checkers}. 
 
  Note:  {Polish  draughts}  is  sometimes  played  with  40  pieces  on 
  a  board  divided  into  100  squares.  --Am.  Cyc. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  draughts 
  n  :  a  checkerboard  game  for  two  players  who  each  have  12  pieces; 
  the  object  is  to  jump  over  and  so  capture  the  opponent's 
  pieces  [syn:  {checkers}] 




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