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Chess vs. Skittles — What's the Difference?

Chess vs. Skittles — What's the Difference?

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Chess

Chess is a recreational and competitive board game played between two players. It is sometimes called Western or international chess to distinguish it from related games such as xiangqi.
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Skittles

Skittles (used with a sing. verb) A British form of ninepins, in which a wooden disk or ball is thrown to knock down the pins.
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Chess

A board game of strategic skill for two players, played on a chequered board on which each playing piece is moved according to precise rules. The object is to put the opponent's king under a direct attack from which escape is impossible (checkmate).
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Skittles

One of the pins used in skittles.
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Chess

A board game for two players, each beginning with 16 pieces of six kinds that are moved according to individual rules, with the objective of checkmating the opposing king.
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Skittles

A pub game in which a ball is rolled down a wooden alley in order to knock down as many of the nine skittles as possible.
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Chess

Any of several species of brome, especially Bromus secalinus.
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Skittles

An informal form of chess played without a clock.
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Chess

One of the floorboards of a pontoon bridge.
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Skittles

Plural of skittle
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Chess

A board game for two players, each beginning with sixteen chess pieces moving according to fixed rules across a chessboard with the objective to checkmate the opposing king.
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Skittles

An English game resembling ninepins, but played by throwing wooden disks, instead of rolling balls, at the pins.
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Chess

Any of several species of grass in the genus Bromus, generally considered weeds.
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Skittles

Bowling down an alley at a target of nine wooden pins
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Chess

One of the platforms, consisting of two or more planks dowelled together, for the flooring of a temporary military bridge.
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Chess

A game played on a chessboard, by two persons, with two differently colored sets of men, sixteen in each set. Each player has a king, a queen, two bishops, two knights, two castles or rooks, and eight pawns.
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Chess

A species of brome grass (Bromus secalinus) which is a troublesome weed in wheat fields, and is often erroneously regarded as degenerate or changed wheat; it bears a very slight resemblance to oats, and if reaped and ground up with wheat, so as to be used for food, is said to produce narcotic effects; - called also cheat and Willard's bromus.
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Chess

Weedy annual native to Europe but widely distributed as a weed especially in wheat
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Chess

A game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
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