draughtboard

draughtboard

[draft-bawrd, -bohrd, drahft-]
noun British.
checkerboard ( def 1 ).
Also, draughtsboard [drafts-bawrd, -bohrd, drahfts-] .


Origin:
1720–30; draught + board

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draughtboard (ˈdrɑːftˌbɔːd)
 
n
a square board divided into 64 squares of alternating colours, used for playing draughts or chess

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