[puhn-tat] /ˈpʌn tæt/
a walking catfish, Clarias fuscus, introduced in Hawaiian waters.
noun 1. a board game for two to six players each of whom has ten marbles resting in holes on a player’s section of a six-pointed star: the winner is the first to move all of his or her marbles to the opposite side by jumping intervening pieces or moving to adjacent holes that are […]
noun 1. a Chinese game, resembling chess, played on a board consisting of two halves, each eight squares by four, with a strip separating them: pieces representing the military of ancient China are placed on the intersections of the lines and the game is won when a general is checkmated.
- Chinese chequers
noun 1. (functioning as sing) a board game played with marbles or pegs
noun 1. See under (def 1). [ches-nuht, -nuh t] /ˈtʃɛsˌnʌt, -nət/ noun 1. any of the several deciduous trees constituting the genus Castanea, of the beech family, having toothed, oblong leaves and bearing edible nuts enclosed in a prickly bur, and including C. dentata (American chestnut) which has been virtually destroyed by the , C. […]