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Chequers

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NounEdit

chequer (plural chequers)

  1. The edible fruit of the wild service tree, Sorbus torminalis.
  2. Alternative spelling of checker (in certain senses only)

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chequer (third-person singular simple present chequers, present participle chequering, simple past and past participle chequered)

  1. Alternative spelling of checker
    • Addison
      Our minds are, as it were, chequered with truth and falsehood.
    • Charles Dickens, Barnaby Rudge
      A gleam of sun shining through the unsashed window, and chequering the dark workshop with a broad patch of light, fell full upon him, as though attracted by his sunny heart.