Yahtzee

Main Entry:  Yahtzee
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a trademarked board game involving rolling dice and keeping score
Etymology:  originally called the 'yacht game'
Usage:  trademark
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Yahtzee
dice game, 1957, proprietary (E.S. Lowe Co., N.Y.), apparently based on yacht.
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