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Definition of 'major piece'

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His plan is to penetrate to e8 with a major piece. Times, Sunday Times (2012)White's major pieces are lined up menacingly along the g- and h-files. Times, Sunday Times (2013)White's three major pieces are closing in on the unprotected black king. Times, Sunday Times (2017)White finishes off with a standard combination involving the major pieces. Times, Sunday Times (2014)White's major pieces are striking powerfully along the kingside open files. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The black major pieces are much more active than their white counterparts. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Black has open lines on the queenside for his major pieces. Times, Sunday Times (2011)

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