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chessman

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chessman (plural chessmen)

  1. (chess) A chess piece.
    • 1851, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, chapter 27
      Curious to tell, this imperial negro, Ahasuerus Daggoo, was the Squire of little Flask, who looked like a chess-man beside him.

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