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chessboard

a square board divided into 64 squares of two alternating colours, used for playing chess or draughts
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Ken Skates, Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, on the life-sized chess board at Caernarfon Castle.
The Pyramid Chess Board is also the subject of Design Patent D467,282 S within the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
He describes how he uses a different pace of retrieve on each lap around the chess board.
An artificial wave pool, water boarding, gallery, dancing fountains, gazebo, designated area for children to swim, picnic sheds, composite timber board walk, skate board, a public skating rink, a concrete chess board, a playground and a play fountain make up other amenities.
On Saturday March 9, a live human chess board will be performed at Grey's Monument with schoolchildren acting as the pieces.
The book includes b&w chess board diagrams, plus indexes of players and opening moves.
Frenchman Ismael Karim played on a giant chess board, where he accepted the challenge from amateur players and shoppers, with an announcer reading out the squares the pieces that were being moved to.
All these paradoxes are presented in this excellent biography which takes the Duke of Edinburgh from his troubled youth (mother with mental problems, philandering father and periodic exiles from Greece) through his equally troubled first years as husband of the future Queen and would-be pawn on Mountbatten's chess board.
Iraq will never become a follower for anybody and will not become a chess board in the game of others or an arena for the settlement of accounts of other parties," it highlighted.
After the event, Gary Kasparov presented me with a signed wooden chess board (makers' name Jaques).
YOUR MOVE J Fischer intensely studies the chess board
On Libyan state television footage, Gaddafi looked relaxed and Ilyumzhinov beamed as they faced off over a crystal-studded chess board in an office decorated with a portrait of Gaddafi in military dress.