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pachinko (plural pachinkos)
- A mechanical ball-dropping game similar to pinball, popular in Japan.
2012 October 25, John Branch, “Snow Fall : The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek”, New York Time:
- Snow filled her mouth. She caromed off things she never saw, tumbling through a cluttered canyon like a steel marble falling through pins in a pachinko machine.