zwischenzug (ZVI-shen-tsoog) — noun

A chess tactic in which a player, instead of playing the expected move, first interpolates another move, changing the situation to the player's advantage (such as gaining material or avoiding what would otherwise be a strong continuation for the opponent).

Father Geek Posts

My Posts on Father Geek:

Canoeing with Scouts in the BWCA

Starring John Wayne as Professor Dumbledoor

In the Company of Teen Werewolves

Adventures in Scouting: Board Games

Chess: The Perfect Little Geek Gift


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