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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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
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In their world, Noughts and Crosses simply don't mix.
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