tic-tac-toe
or tick-tack-toe noun Etymology: tic-tac-toe, former game in which players with eyes shut brought a pencil down on a slate marked with numbers and scored the number hit Date: circa 1866 a game in which two players alternately put Xs and Os in compartments of a figure formed by two vertical lines crossing two horizontal lines and each tries to get a row of three Xs or three Os before the opponent does

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