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endgame
American English: /ˈɛn(d)ˌɡeɪm/
British English: /ˈɛn(d)ɡeɪm/

Translation of endgame in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • With the rise in use of exchange sacrifices, rook versus minor piece endgames are becoming more common, and there are key defensive techniques that a player must know.
    • There are a great many Rook and pawn endgames, reflecting their common occurrence in tournament practice.
    • Here, however, you will find more coverage of endgames with more pieces and pawns.

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