Chess Terms

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A

Adjust search for term
Algebraic notation search for term
Annotation search for term
Attack search for term

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B

Back rank search for term
Back rank mate search for term
Backward pawn search for term
Bad Bishop search for term
Battery search for term
Bishop search for term
Blindfold chess search for term
Blitz search for term
Blockade search for term
Blunder search for term
Book move search for term
Brilliancy search for term

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C

Capture search for term
Castle search for term
Cheapo search for term
Check search for term
Checkmate search for term
Chess search for term
Chessboard search for term
Closed file search for term
Combination search for term
Compensation search for term
Consolidation search for term
Cross-pinning search for term

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D

Defence search for term
Deflection search for term
Desperado search for term
Destruction search for term
Discovered check search for term
Double check search for term
Double fianchetto search for term
Doubled pawns search for term
Draw search for term

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E

ECO search for term
En passant search for term
Endgame search for term
English descriptive notation search for term
Epaulette mate search for term
Exchange search for term

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F

FEN search for term
Fianchetto search for term
Fifty moves rule search for term
File search for term
Fork search for term

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G

Gambit search for term
Game score search for term
Greek gift sacrifice search for term

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H

Hanging pawns search for term
Heavy piece search for term
Hedgehog search for term

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I

Initiative search for term
Isolani search for term
Isolated pawn search for term

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J

J'adoube search for term

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K

Kibitzer search for term
King search for term
Knight search for term

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L

Lemon search for term
Lightning chess search for term
Line search for term
Lucena position search for term
Luftloch search for term

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M

Major piece search for term
Majority attack search for term
Mate search for term
Material search for term
Middlegame search for term
Miniature search for term
Minor piece search for term
Minor promotion search for term
Minority attack search for term
Move search for term

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N

Notation search for term
Numeric notation search for term

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O

Open file search for term
Opening search for term
Opposite colour bishops search for term
Opposition search for term
OTB search for term
Outpost search for term
Over-the-board search for term
Overloading search for term

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P

Passed pawn search for term
Patzer search for term
Pawn search for term
Pawn chain search for term
Pawn island search for term
Pawn storm search for term
Perpetual search for term
Philidor position search for term
Piece search for term
Pin search for term
Plan search for term
Point(s) search for term
Post mortem search for term
Promotion search for term
Prophylactic search for term
Prophylaxis search for term
Puzzle search for term

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Q

Quadrant search for term
Queen search for term

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R

Rambling rook search for term
Rampant rook search for term
Rank search for term
Rapid chess search for term
Rating search for term
Reflection time search for term
Repetition search for term
Rook search for term
Round robin search for term
Royal Fork search for term

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S

Sacrifice search for term
Schablone search for term
Scoresheet search for term
Semi-open file search for term
Silent move search for term
Skewer search for term
Skittles search for term
Smothered mate search for term
Space search for term
Square search for term
Stalemate search for term
Steamroller search for term
Stonewall search for term
Strategy search for term
Swindle search for term
Swiss system search for term

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T

Tactics search for term
Tempo search for term
Threefold repetition search for term
Toilet move search for term
Touch move search for term
Triangulation search for term
Tripled pawns search for term

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U

Underpromotion search for term

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V

Variation search for term

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W

Woodpusher search for term

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X

X-ray search for term

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Z

Zugzwang search for term
Zwischenzug search for term

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