noughts and crosses


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noughts and crosses

a game in which two players, one using a nought, "O", the other a cross, "X", alternately mark one square out of nine formed by two pairs of crossed lines, the winner being the first to get three of his symbols in a row
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What to do: Turn the plates upside down and, with a thick coloured marker, draw noughts and crosses on them.
He suggests making a similar "Robot" for mini-draughts, on a 4 x 4 board, and notes that Donald Machie created a Noughts and Crosses "Robot" that uses 300 matchboxes
The cross on the noughts and crosses game marks the exact centre of the picture.
Noughts and Crosses has its own star-crossed lovers - with the added twist that its social divide has blacks as the majority ruling class and whites as the minority underclass.
Noughts and Crosses, a reworking of Romeo and Juliet, opens at the Northern Stage, Barras Bridge, tonight.
FFION Hague has found a way to keep herself occupied during her the election campaign - playing noughts and crosses.
Punctuated by a trio of glazed apertures that might look like innocuous noughts and crosses, they actually spell out 'OXO', the name of the British meat products company.
Mel came across as I was cutting out the pastry shapes and she wanted to play noughts and crosses in the dough.
In their world, Noughts and Crosses simply don't mix.
Last issue you were left with the promise that variants of the traditional noughts and crosses game would be explored.
I saw Noughts and Crosses by the RSC at the Sherman Theatre in Cardiff.