Parchisi
Parchisi \Par*chi"si\ (p[aum]r*ch[=e]"z[i^]), n. same as {Pachisi}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pachisi — Pa*chi si, Parchesi Par*che si, Parchisi Par*chi si, n. [Hind., fr. pachis twenty five, the highest throw in the game.] 1. A game, somewhat resembling backgammon, originating in India. [1913 Webster] 2. A game adopted from the Indian game, using… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parchesi — Pachisi Pa*chi si, Parchesi Par*che si, Parchisi Par*chi si, n. [Hind., fr. pachis twenty five, the highest throw in the game.] 1. A game, somewhat resembling backgammon, originating in India. [1913 Webster] 2. A game adopted from the Indian game …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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