atari

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese 当たり.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

atari (plural atari or ataris or ataries)

  1. (game of Go) A move that threatens the immediate capture of one or more stones.
    • 1990 May 25: Jonathan Buss, Watanabe vs Buss, moves 15-17, rec.games.go, [1]
      In situations like this, beginners often make the mistake of giving an atari, which strengthens only the opponent.
    • 2003: Peter Shotwell, Go! More Than a Game
      ... White responds with an atari of her own ...
    • 2004: John Fairbairn, Invitation to Go
      The important thing to note is that playing the simple atari first fails ...

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

atari

  1. gateway, doorway, portal

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of ammatti- ja taparikollinen or ammatti- ja taparikollisuus.

Noun[edit]

atari

  1. professional and habitual criminal
  2. professional and habitual crime

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

atari

  1. rōmaji reading of あたり

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

atari

  1. 2nd person singular past indicative form of atart