chessboard


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Synonyms for chessboard

a checkerboard used to play chess

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While at least 2 poses of the chessboard are required to construct a laser plane mathematical description, the more poses are used, the more accurate description of the laser light plane can be constructed.
A graph is called a knight subgraph if its vertices can be mapped to different squares of a chessboard such that the connected pairs of vertices in the graph are a knight's move apart.
On Barrasso's special chessboard, the pieces are held on their squares with pegs so they don't get knocked over when he feels the board.
He went to more than 35 bars looking for empty tequila bottles that he could cut down and carve into the tabletop chessboard.
How can a knight make a complete tour of a chessboard, visiting each square once and only once, and ending up a knight's move from its starting square--so that the circuit is continuous?
Machine vision is also needed for robotics to automatically identify different chess pieces on a chessboard and spot their location.
Unfortunately for Hamas, the Gaza Strip is a pawn on the Middle East chessboard, to be used by regional powers when it suits them.
Ninette de Valois' Checkmate is a stark piece of drama played out on a chessboard.
An answer might be found in the ancient chessboard problem.
Hull's tiger stripes and Falkirk's pale blue/dark blue chessboard affair, which was probably the real reason why Chris Waddle headed for the exit after four games at the club.
Pandering to the super rich and their offshore bank accounts - money shufflers - is the No 1 priority and the democratic masses are regarded as the equivalent of pawns on a chessboard, they are expendable.
But in a recent study aimed at developing ultra-fast transistors using graphene, the researchers from the UCLA Department of Physics and Astronomy and the California NanoSystems Institute show that dividing space into discrete locations, like a chessboard, may explain how point-like electrons, which have no finite radius, manage to carry their intrinsic angular momentum, or 'spin.
We had a sample chessboard for students to use as a template.