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noun 
  1. A long pin, normally of metal or wood, used to secure food during cooking.
  2. (chess) A scenario in which a piece attacks a more valuable piece which, if it moves aside, reveals a less valuable piece. Compare pin.
Translations: 
  • French: brochette , broche
  • German: Spieíč
  • Spanish: brocheta
verb 
  1. To impale on a skewer.
  2. (chess) To attack a piece which has a less valuable piece behind it.
Translations: 
  • German: aufspieíčen

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