isolated pawn


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isolated pawn

n
(Chess & Draughts) chess a pawn without pawns of the same colour on neighbouring files
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A NAND ( Black) created an isolated pawn and in turn for that tried to get some active play with his pieces.
The bishop on d3 is not placed effectively for play against an isolated pawn.
dxe5 Black has doubled and isolated pawns but also open lines.

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