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sho·gi

 (shō′gē)
n.
A Japanese game similar to chess that is played on a board with 81 squares, each player having 20 pieces.

[Japanese shōgi : Japanese shō, commander-in-chief, chief chess piece (from Middle Chinese tsiaŋ`, general; also the source of Mandarin jiàng) + Japanese ki, chess (from Middle Chinese kɦi; also the source of Mandarin).]

shogi

(ˈʃəʊɡiː)
n
(Chess & Draughts) a Japanese board game similar to chess
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shogi - a form of chess played on a board of 81 squares; each player has 20 pieces
chess game, chess - a board game for two players who move their 16 pieces according to specific rules; the object is to checkmate the opponent's king
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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Indeed, AlphaZero performed similar feats in the other classic games of Go and shogi (Japanese chess).
The local residents in Totu, Chakkar, Tara Devi, Shogi, Bhatakufer and Mehli areas say they are facing troubles due to the forest fire.
(26) David Silver et al., "Mastering Chess and Shogi by Self-Play with a General Reinforcement Learning Algorithm," Cornell University, arXiv:1712.01815 [cs.AI] (December 5, 2017), accessed August 30, 2018, https://arxiv.org/abs/1712.01815.
Google DeepMind's AlphaGo defeated master Go player Lee Sedol in 2016; AlphaGo's successor, AlphaZero, has taught itself to play Go, chess, and shogi (or Japanese chess), working from just the rules.
Visitors will enjoy Yosakoi (a unique style of street dance performed by large teams), Japanese cuisine, Shogi (Japanese chess) and Kendama (literally translated as sword and ball, it is a traditional toy with a ball on a string).
The Japanese newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun reported that so far, artificial intelligence programs were being used to solve problems, such as Go and Shogi. In the future, artificial intelligence's potential will resemble human creativity.
He is also a driving force behind a third DeepMind initiative, Alpha-Zero--a more generalized algorithm that has already mastered Go, chess, and the Japanese board game Shogi. The push toward generalization, Schrittwieser says, is key to DeepMind's quest to build intelligent machines that are independent of human intuition--thereby devising better solutions to problems where the approach might otherwise be inhibited by human biases.
Other notable works include 'Shogi Pama', 'Double White', 'Kaya Palat', 'Shalmaak', 'Ladies Secret Service', 'Black Prince' and countless others.
Some of his popular works include: Makazonga, Sabolate Aager, Shogi Pama, Double White, Kaya Palat, Shalmaak, Bagop, Khamoash Cheikhein, Calendar Killer, Ganja Bhikari, Ladies Secret Service (Imran Fareedi Series), Black Prince, Aika Baan and Hara Kari.
Some of Kaleem's popular publications include Makazonga, Sabolate Aager, Shogi Pama, Double White, Kaya Palat, Shalmaak, Bagop, Khamoash Cheikhein, Calendar Killer, Ganja Bhikari, Ladies Secret Service (Imran Fareedi Series), Black Prince, Aika Baan and Hara Kari.
Some of Kaleem's best publications include Black Prince, Shalmaak, Makazonga, Sabolate Aager, Shogi Pama, Double White, Kaya Palat, Bagop, Khamoash Cheikhein, Calendar Killer, Ganja Bhikari, Ladies Secret Service (Imran Fareedi Series), Aika Baan and Hara Kari.