snakes and ladders


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snakes and ladders

A children's board game in which players try to reach the finish while encountering ladders that move them quickly forward, and snakes that force them back near the start. My little sister loves to play snakes and ladders, but I find it so frustrating because I always seem to land on snakes!
See also: and, ladder, snake
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SNAKES and ladders have traditionally gone together.
New Delhi Sitting in a small room at Sapera Basti (village of snake charmers) in east Delhi, Munni and Guddu are busy playing a board game of snakes and ladders.
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