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Noun
(in chess) An opening move in which a player makes a sacrifice, typically of a pawn, for the sake of a compensating advantage
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“The flippancy of this conversational gambit does not impress her.”
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Something given or held to assure that the giver will keep a promise
Noun
The first step in a series of maneuvers
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