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queen's bishop Line breaks: queen's bishop

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Definition of queen's bishop in English:


Each player’s bishop on the queen’s side of the board at the start of a game.
Example sentences
  • I think that this led to my opponent's claim during the post-mortem that this move ‘loses’ and that 12… b6 would be better for Black because he would be able to develop his queen's bishop.
  • Similarly, it is determinate that a queen's bishop cannot capture the opposing queen's bishop, but there is something weird about asking if the queen's bishop is smarter than the opposing queen's bishop.
  • White can then attempt to exploit the premature development of Black's queen's bishop by following up with Qb3.
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