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Meaning of TANGRAM

Pronunciation:  'tanggrum

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a Chinese puzzle consisting of a square divided into seven pieces that must be arranged to match particular designs
 

TANGRAM is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: puzzle

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tan"gram\, n. [Cf. {Trangram}.]
A Chinese toy made by cutting a square of thin wood, or other
suitable material, into seven pieces, as shown in the cut,
these pieces being capable of combination in various ways, so
as to form a great number of different figures. It is now
often used in primary schools as a means of instruction.

 

 

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