Fianchetto

What is Fianchetto?

Fianchetto definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural fiA.anA.chetA.ti [fee-uha??n-ket-ee, -chet-ee] /E?fia??E?nE?kE?ta??i, -E?tE?E?ta??i/.
the development of a bishop, in an opening move, by advancing one or two pawns so as to permit movement along the bishop’s diagonal.

verb (used with or without object), fiA.anA.chetA.toed, fiA.anA.chetA.toA.ing.
to set up or develop as a fianchetto.

 

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