sealed move


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sealed move

n
(Chess & Draughts) chess the last move before an adjournment, which is written down by the player making it, sealed in an envelope, and kept secret from his opponent until play is resumed
Translations
Abgabezug
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United have suffered back-to-back league defeats to Kilmarnock and St Johnstone after Mackay-Steven and Armstrong sealed moves to Celtic.
Monaco have already sealed moves for three of the most sought after players in summer, bringing in Joao Moutinho and James Rodriguez from Porto for a fee in the excess of [pounds sterling]60m and Colombian international Radamel Falcao for the princely sum of [pounds sterling]50m.
James Hook, Mike Phillips and Lee Byrne sealed moves to Perpignan, Bayonne and Clermont Auvergne respectively, while lock Luke Charteris is also thought to be close to a move to Perpignan after announcing that he will leave the Dragons at the end of the season.