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Meaning of "sealed move" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SEALED MOVE

sealed move play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SEALED MOVE

noun
adjective
verb
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preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sealed move is a noun.
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WHAT DOES SEALED MOVE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

sealed move

Adjournment (games)

Some board games, such as chess or Go, use an adjournment mechanism to suspend the game in progress so it can be continued at another time, typically the following day. The rationale is that games often extend in duration beyond what is reasonable for a single session of play. As in chess, there is sometimes a sealed move, where the next move that would be made is sealed in an envelope, to be played out.

Definition of sealed move in the English dictionary

The definition of sealed move in the dictionary is the last move before an adjournment, which is written down by the player making it, sealed in an envelope, and kept secret from his opponent until play is resumed.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SEALED MOVE

seal brown
seal cull
seal of confession
seal ring
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sealant
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sealed book
sealed orders
sealed road
sealed unit
sealed-beam
sealed-beam headlight
sealer
sealeries
sealery
sealine
sealing

WORDS THAT END LIKE SEALED MOVE

amove
career move
commove
countermove
emmove
emove
false move
key move
make a move
make one´s move
mismove
move
on the move
outmove
premove
remove
transmove

Synonyms and antonyms of sealed move in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «sealed move» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SEALED MOVE

Find out the translation of sealed move to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of sealed move from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sealed move» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

封棋
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

jugada secreta
570 millions of speakers

English

sealed move
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सील चाल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الخطوة مختوم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

запечатанный ход
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lance secreto
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সীল গতিপথ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

passage étanche
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bergerak dimeteraikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Abgabezug
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

封じ手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

밀폐 이동
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pamindhahan sing disegel
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

di chuyển niêm phong
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மூடிய நடவடிக்கை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सीलबंद पाऊल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Mühürlü hareket
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mossa segreta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

uszczelniona ruch
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

запечатаний хід
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mișcare sigilat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σφραγισμένη κίνηση
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

verseël skuif
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

förseglat drag
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

forseglet flytte
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SEALED MOVE»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEALED MOVE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sealed move

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEALED MOVE»

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Chess for Fun & Chess for Blood
Player nor the Opponent shall be allowed access to the envelope containing the sealed move. (d) At the adjournment it shall be the duty of the Player and the Opponent to make sure that a correct record of the position as well as the time ...
Edward Lasker, 1962
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Mikhail Botvinnik: The Life and Games of a World Chess Champion
Bd3 Kg6 Here Botvinnik thought for 20 minutes over the most important sealed move of his life. But he was discouraged. As he left the stage he confided to Grisha Goldberg, “All is lost.” To win, Botvinnik concluded, he had to put one bishop on ...
Andy Soltis, 2014
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Tal-Botvinnik 1960: Match For the World Chess Championship
Unfortunately, I did not agree to that and decided to give him back the sealed move, the consequence of which is my 41st move... 41...Bf8-h6 (2.20) ...which I made instantaneously. Instead of this, I had had the idea of making (or sealing) the ...
Mikhail Tal, 2011
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Eighth Kisei Title Match
The sealed move. This move is bad, of course: White should not push at 48 unless he is going to keep on pushing, as 49 strengthens Black's position at the top. Actually Cho had expected 47 to be the sealed move', when Rin played 47 just ...
Kiseido Digital
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Pandolfini's Chess Complete: The Most Comprehensive Guide to ...
It should be the position just before the sealed move. The amount of time each player has used will be recorded on the outside of the envelope. Also given will be the names of the players, including who sealed and the number of the sealed  ...
Bruce Pandolfini, 1992
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The Steinitz Papers: Letters and Documents of the First ...
This message I shall send you about two days after the conclusion of my match with Mr. Gunsberg and on receipt of your move in the Evans gambit I shall cable to you my reply in the same game and also my sealed move in the Two Knights ...
William Steinitz, Kurt Landsberger, 2002
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Los Voraces 2019: A Chess Novel
It reminded me of how Tal used to write his sealed move twice—on two separate scoresheets. Because, he explained, “I can't cope with carbon paper.” After Krimsditch and Van Siclen had gone, there were only two of us left on the stage.
Andy Soltis, 2003
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The Simon & Schuster Pocket Book of Chess
The Sealed Move If the game is unfinished at the end of a session, one player will "seal"' a move. This means that the player decides on his or her next move and writes it on the score sheet — the move is not played on the chessboard.
Raymond Keene, 1989
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City Voices: Hong Kong Writing in English 1945 to the Present
Before the twenty-third move when Lopez retracted his Queen in his sealed move for the break, the game was very even. At Board One, the first two moves by Avila and Klee were identical to those by Rosenthal and Lopez at the table forty feet ...
Michael Ingham, Xu Xi, 2003
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The Art of the Middle Game
Black's immediate threat was 41 P - B3, and hence it was not so difficult to work out White's sealed move. I was soon able to establish that the desperate attack 41. Qx KBP,Rx Ktch;42. Px R, Q x P ch followed by 43 Q x P ch and 44 P - Q8 = Q  ...
Paul Keres, Alexander Kotov, 2012

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEALED MOVE»

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Maurice Edu may have sealed move away from Stoke by showing …
Maurice Edu may have sealed Stoke exit by showing off Arsenal shirt Not good enough: Edu (right) has failed to make it at Stoke – despite being on the fringe of ... «Metro, Jul 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Sealed move [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/sealed-move>. Dec 2019 ».
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