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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tenpins, tenpin bowlingnoun

    bowling down an alley at a target of ten wooden pins


  1. tenpinsnoun

    A game, a form of bowling, played with ten pins as the target.


  1. tenpins

    Tenpins is a game of bowling, played principally in the U.S., in which a heavy ball is rolled down a long, narrow lane toward a group of ten tall, narrow wooden pins in an attempt to knock as many pins over as possible.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tenpinsnoun

    a game resembling ninepins, but played with ten pins. See Ninepins

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tenpins

    ten′pinz, n. a game played in a bowling-alley, the aim being to bowl down ten pins set up at the far end.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenpins in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tenpins in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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