/ (ˈtʃɛsˌpiːs) /
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any of the eight pieces (excluding the pawns) used by each player in a game of chess
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby chesspiece
chessboxing, chess clock, chessel, chessman, chess pie, chesspiece, chesstree, chest, chest compression, chested, Chester
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How to use chesspiece in a sentence
One other Scottish example of a chesspiece may be mentioned.The Archaeology and Prehistoric Annals of Scotland|Daniel Wilson