from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Japanese gambling game played on a vertical pinball machine.
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- n. A mechanical ball-dropping game similar to pinball, popular in Japan.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A popular Japanese pinball game played on a vertical board.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a Japanese pinball game played on a vertical board
Japanese.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Japanese パチンコ (pachinko), from pachin onomatopoiec sound + ko diminutive (Wiktionary)