mah–jongg noun \ˌmä-ˈzhäŋ, -ˈjäŋ, -ˈzhȯŋ, -ˈjȯŋ, ˈmä-ˌ\
: a Chinese game that four people play using small pieces of wood with symbols on them
: a game of Chinese origin usually played by four persons with 144 tiles that are drawn and discarded until one player secures a winning hand
Origin of MAH-JONGG
First Known Use: 1920
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