Chinese checkers

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a board game in which each player tries to move a set of marbles through a set of holes from one point of a six-pointed star to the opposite point

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I lie on my stomach on my bed and stare down at the chinese checkers box on the floor.
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are sophisticated wood-and-brass chess and checker sets, and at Target you'll find Chinese checkers, cribbage and tic-tac-toe games designed by architect Michael Graves that are so attractive you'll want to display them on the coffee or patio table.
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He is also credited with discovering and bringing Chinese Checkers to the masses in 1928.
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Once the homework is done, kids can enjoy new and fun educational games such as Word Racer, Go, 21, Spades, Hearts, Backgammon and Chinese Checkers, along with the oldies but goodies including Word Search, Dominoes, Chess, Checkers, Go Fish, Reversi, Maze, Tic-Tac-Toe, and Yahoo
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