chequers

noun -see Chinese chequers

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • Chequers — the official country house of the British Prime Minister, about 30 miles northwest of London …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chequers — This article is about the British Prime Minister s residence. For the board games, see Draughts. For other uses, see Checkers (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°44′36″N 0°46′56″W /  …   Wikipedia

  • Chequers — Vista de Chequers, casa de campo oficial del primer ministro británico. Chequers, o Chequers Court, es una casa de campo situada cerca de Ellesborough, al sureste de Aylesbury en el condado de Buckinghamshire, en Inglaterra, a los pies de las… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chequers — Der Landsitz Chequers Chequers (auch: Chequers Court) bei Ellesborough in der englischen Grafschaft Buckinghamshire ist seit 1921 der offizielle Landsitz der britischen Premierminister. Das aus dem 16. Jahrhundert stammende Herrenhaus war über… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chequers — 51° 44′ 36″ N 0° 46′ 56″ W / 51.743284, 0.782167 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Chequers — a large house in the country in Buckinghamshire, England, built in the 16th century. It is the official country home of the British prime minister. Compare Downing Street. * * * ▪ estate, England, United Kingdom formally  Chequers Court … …   Universalium

  • chequers — cheq|uers [ˈtʃekəz US ərz] n →↑Chinese chequers …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chequers — grūstinis šermukšnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, medieninis, vaisinis, vaistinis augalas (Sorbus torminalis), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, vakarų Azijoje ir pietų Europoje. Naudojamas gėrimams… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Chequers — Cheq|uers [ tʃekərz ] the official country home of the British prime minister …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Chequers —  Official country home of the British prime minister, near Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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