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Solitaire vs. Tableau

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Solitairenoun

A person who lives alone; a recluse or hermit.

Tableaunoun

A striking and vivid representation; a picture.

Solitairenoun

A game for one person, played on a board with pegs or balls, in which the object is, beginning with all the places filled except one, to remove all but one of the pieces by "jumping", as in draughts.

Tableaunoun

A vivid graphic scene of a group of people arranged as in a painting or bas relief sculpture.

Solitairenoun

Any of various card games that can be played by one person. Called patience in the rest of the world.

Tableaunoun

Hence, an arrangement of actors in static positions on stage, having the effect of pointing up a particular moment in the drama, conventionally revealed by opening tableau curtains (known as "tabs").

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Solitairenoun

An extinct bird related to the dodo, Pezophaps solitaria, Rodrigues solitaire, that lived on the island of Rodrigues.

Tableaunoun

(mathematics) A table two-dimensional presentation of data.

Solitairenoun

An extinct bird formerly believed to be related to the dodo, more precisely Réunion solitaire, Raphus solitarius, now preferably Réunion ibis, Threskiornis solitarius.

Tableaunoun

A table that shows constraint violations of a list of candidates given an input and a constraint ranking.

Solitairenoun

One of several American species of bird in the genus Myadestes in the thrush family.

Tableaunoun

(card games) Mostly in solitaire card games, but also in other card and board games, the main area, where random cards can be arranged.

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Solitairenoun

A single gem, usually a diamond, mounted in a piece of jewellery by itself.

Tableaunoun

(logic) A semantic tableau.

Solitairenoun

(obsolete) A black neck ribbon worn with a bag wig in the 18th century.

Tableaunoun

A striking and vivid representation; a picture.

Solitaireadjective

living or being alone; solitary

Tableaunoun

A representation of some scene by means of persons grouped in the proper manner, placed in appropriate postures, and remaining silent and motionless.

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Solitairenoun

A person who lives in solitude; a recluse; a hermit.

Tableaunoun

The arrangement, or layout, of cards.

Solitairenoun

A single diamond in a setting; also, sometimes, a precious stone of any kind set alone.

‘Diamond solitaires blazing on his breast and wrists.’;

Tableaunoun

a group of people attractively arranged (as if in a painting)

Solitairenoun

A game which one person can play alone; - applied to many games of cards, etc.; also, to a game played on a board with pegs or balls, in which the object is, beginning with all the places filled except one, to remove all but one of the pieces by "jumping," as in draughts.

Tableaunoun

any dramatic scene

Solitairenoun

A large extinct bird (Pezophaps solitaria) which formerly inhabited the islands of Mauritius and Rodrigeuz. It was larger and taller than the wild turkey. Its wings were too small for flight. Called also solitary.

Solitairenoun

a gem (usually a diamond) in a setting by itself

Solitairenoun

extinct flightless bird related to the dodo

Solitairenoun

dull gray North American thrushes noted for its beautiful song

Solitairenoun

a card game played by one person

Solitaire

Solitaire is any tabletop game which one can play by oneself, usually with cards, but also with dominoes. The term is also used for single-player games of concentration and skill using a set layout tiles, pegs or stones.

‘solitaire’;

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