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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A position or opening in chess with one or both pawns at Kt3 to make room for the bishop on Kt2.

Usage examples (11)
  • Knowing a few openings and terms like "fianchetto," or "Queen's Gambit" doesn't mean a whole lot.
  • Birds with QB fianchetto has me thinking - I might try that, thanks
  • I usually fianchetto my dark-squared bishop and try to trade off the other one for a knight that battles for e5.
  • The rest of the book is about closed systems (White plays e3) and white fianchetto setups. for more
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