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Gambit

Gam´bit
n.1.(Chess Playing) A mode of opening the game, in which a pawn is sacrificed to gain an attacking position.
Noun1.gambit - an opening remark intended to secure an advantage for the speaker
Synonyms: ploy
2.gambit - a maneuver in a game or conversation
Synonyms: stratagem, ploy
3.gambit - a chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position
(language)Gambit - A variant of Scheme R3.99 supporting the future construct of Multilisp by Marc Feeley . Implementation includes optimising compilers for Macintosh (with Toolbox and built-in editor) and Motorola 680x0 Unix systems and HP300, BBN GP100 and NeXT. Version 2.0 conforms to the IEEE Scheme standard.

Gambit used PVM as its intermediate language.

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Mailing list: gambit@trex.umontreal.ca.
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