Definitions for kriegsspiel
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a game of war, played for practice, on maps
Origin: [G., fr. krieg war + spiel play.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a military game played on large-scale maps with metal blocks for troops, and designed to represent as fully as possible the conditions of warfare; was invented by a Prussian lieutenant in 1824.
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