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chequers

/ (ˈtʃɛkəz) /
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noun

(functioning as singular) another name for draughts

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British Dictionary definitions for chequers (2 of 2)

Chequers
/ (ˈtʃɛkəz) /

noun

an estate and country house in S England, in central Buckinghamshire: the official country residence of the British prime minister
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