trictrac

noun
tric·​trac | \ ˈtrik-ˌtrak How to pronounce trictrac (audio) \

Definition of trictrac

: an old form of backgammon played with pegs

First Known Use of trictrac

1679, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trictrac

French, of imitative origin

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“Trictrac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trictrac. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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