pachinko


pachinko
pachinko [pə chiŋ′kō]
n.
[Jpn pachinko, slingshot, pinball machine, hand gun, etc.: of echoic orig.: use for vertical pinball machine largely after WWII]
a Japanese gambling game played on a device like a vertical pinball machine

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  • Pachinko — Halle in Akihabara Pachinko (jap. パチンコ) ist eine Mischung aus Geldspielautomat und senkrechtem Bagatelle Spiel, die in Japan sehr populär ist. Die oft bunt gestalteten Pachinko Spielhallen mit Dutzenden, teilweise auch Hunderten von Automaten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pachinko — ● pachinko nom masculin (mot japonais) Au Japon, billard électrique vertical. pachinko [patʃinko] n. m. ÉTYM. Attesté v. 1970; mot japonais. ❖ ♦ Jeu électronique analogue au billard électrique mais vertical, pratiqué au Japon. || Les pachinkos… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pachinko — n. A popular Japanese pinball game played on a vertical board. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pachinko — (n.) 1953, from Japanese, pinball machine, also slingshot, handgun, from pachin, of echoic origin, + dim. suffix ko …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pachinko — A pachinko parlor in Tokyo. Pachinko (パチンコ?) is a Japanese gaming device. A p …   Wikipedia

  • Pachinko — Un pachinko moderne Joueurs de pac …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pachinko — Salón de pachinko. El pachinko (パチンコ, pachinko …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pachinko — El pachinko (パチンコ) es un sistema de juegos muy similar al de los flippers. Estas combinan un moderno sistema de video con el clásico pinball. Se dice que fue inventado alrededor de los años en que Japón se encontraba sumido en la Segunda Guerra… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • pachinko — Addictive. From the same named Japanese gambling game, similar to a slot maching. Pseudodictionary.com is very pachinko. I can t stop visiting it …   Dictionary of american slang

  • pachinko — Addictive. From the same named Japanese gambling game, similar to a slot maching. Pseudodictionary.com is very pachinko. I can t stop visiting it …   Dictionary of american slang


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