Шахматы (=chess) это больше, чем просто игра.

Шахматы (=chess) это больше, чем просто игра.

Если искать научные работы по шахматам на порталах и в поисковых системах и вводить термин «шахматы», то будут отображаться тысячи и тысячи хитов. Какое отношение эти хиты имеют к поисковому запросу? Если присмотреться, то вы увидите, что появления обманчивы.

Наличие в тексте соответствующих терминов о шахматах/ chess достаточно, чтобы они появились в списках хитов. «Chess» — это также фамилия, которая встречается в США более 2000 раз (ссылка). Понятно, что авторы научных работ также носят название «шахматы».

Пять букв C-H-E-S-S, так chess, очень популярны в качестве aкронима (или аббревиатуры) для проектов, программ и устройств. В подавляющем большинстве случаев связь с игрой в шахматы отсутствует.
Ниже приведена подборка того, что CHESS обозначает как aкроним:

        1.  Addiction – Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System — A-CHESS
        2. California Higher Education Student Summit — CHESS
        3. Calculating Chemical Equilibria in Soils and Solutions – CHESS
        4. Calvin and Hobbes Extensive Strip Search — -C.H.E.S.S
        5. Cambridge Home and European Scholarship Scheme – CHESS
        6. Canadian Health Education Specialists Society CHESS
        7. Canadian Hospital Executive Simulation System – CHESS
        8. Care Home Education Support Service — CHESS
        9. Care Home Effective Support Service – CHESS
        10. Carolina’s Health Electronic Surveillance System — CHESS
        11. Cellular High-throughput Encapsulation Solubilization and Screening – CHESS
        12. CEN Horizontal European Service Standardization — CHESS
        13. Center for Health and the Social Sciences – CheSS
        14. Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies – CHESS
        15. Center for High Energy Systems and Sciences — CHESS
        16. Center for Higher Education and Science Studies – CHESS
        17. Center for Historical Enquiry and the Social Sciences – CHESS
        18. Center for Human Enhanced Secure Systems – CHESS
        19. Center for Human-Environment System Sustainability — CHESS
        20. Center for Hybrid and Embedded Software Systems – CHESS
        21. Center for the Humanities Engaging Science and Society – CHESS
        22. Centocor: HA-1A Efficacy in Septic Shock – CHESS
        23. Central heating system specifications — CHeSS
        24. Centre for Health Economics at STAKES — CHESS
        25. Centre for Health Equity Studies – CHESS
        26. Centre for Health Systems Strengthening — CHESS
        27. Centre for Humanities Engaging Science and Society – CHESS
        28. Centreville Homeschool Enrichment Support Services — CHESS
        29. Certificate of Higher Education in Social Sciences — CHESS
        30. ChaMP Extended Stellar Survey — ChESS
        31. Changes in Health, End-Stage Disease, Signs, and Symptoms Scale – CHESS Scale
        32. Changing Health Systems — CHESS
        33. Changing Horizon Efficient Set Search – CHESS
        34. Channelizer Engine for Sonet/SDH — CHESS
        35. CHase Encirclement Stress Studies — CHESS
        36. Chebyshev Sparse Solvers – CheSS
        37. Checklist for Evaluation of Somatic Symptoms – CHESS
        38. ChemAxon Extended Support Service – CHESS
        39. Chemical Engineering Students Society — ChESS
        40. Chemical Health Environment Safety Systems — CHESS
        41. Chemical HErschel Surveys of Star – CHESS
        42. Chemical Safety System — CheSS
        43. Chemical Shift Selective – CHESS
        44. Chemically Selective Saturation — CHESS
        45. CHemistry-based Expert System Shell – CHESS
        46. Chemosynthetic Ecosystems — ChEss
        47. Cherenkov / Scintillation Separation – CheSS
        48. CHerenkov and Electromagnetic Shower Simulator — CHESS
        49. Chernobyl Simulation System – CHESS
        50. CHESS (CgHExpreSS) — is a tool for investigating disease specific genomic alterations and quantitative relationships between those genomic alterations and genome-wide gene expression profiling
        51. CHESS Center — Institute of Portal Hypertension, The First Hospital of Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
        52. Chess Helping Enhance Student Skills – C.H.E.S.S.
        53. CHESS method — C Claim (state a preliminary opinion), H Hierarchy (of supporting evidence), E Exposure (examine for), S Study (and revise), S Synthesize (a revised opinion)
        54. Chicago Health Event Surveillance System — CHESS
        55. Chief Housewares Executive Supersession – CHESS
        56. Child Health and Environment Save Society Nepal — CHESS Nepal
        57. Child Health Ecological Surveillance System – CHESS
        58. Children’s Hospital Education Specialists Symposium – CHESS
        59. Children With Epilepsy In Sussex Schools — CHESS
        60. Christian Home Education Support Service – CHESS
        61. Churches Homeless Emergency Support Scheme — CHESS
        62. Chronic Headache Education and Self-management Study — CHESS
        63. Chronic Hydrocephalus Ensuing from SAH Score — CHESS
        64. ChroniSense National Early Warning Score Study — CHESS
        65. CHronological Information Extraction SyStem – CHESS
        66. City Higher Education Seminar Series – CHESS
        67. Clean Healthy Educated Safe & Sustainable – CHESS
        68. Clearing House Electronic Subregister System – CHESS
        69. Climate, Human and Earth System Sciences — CHESS
        70. Climate, Hydrochemistry and Economics of Surface-water Systems – CHESS
        71. Climate hydrology and ecology research support system — CHESS
        72. Clinical Health Economics System Simulation – CHESS
        73. Clinical Hepatic Encephalopathy Staging Scale — CHESS
        74. Clustered hybrid energy-aware cooperative spectrum sensing – CHESS
        75. Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland – CHESS
        76. Coenergy Hybrid Energy Storage System — CHESS
        77. Coffs Harbour Employment Support Service – CHESS
        78. Cogent Heat Energy Storage Systems — CHESS
        79. College Health and Environmental Safety Society — CHESS
        80. College of History, Education and Social Sciences – CHESS
        81. Colorado Heritage Education School System — CHESS
        82. Colorado High-resolution Echelle Stellar Spectrograph – CHESS
        83. Commonwealth Higher Education Support Scheme — CHESS
        84. Commander HandhEld Support System — CHESS
        85. Community Health and Environmental Surveillance System — CHESS
        86. Community Health Education and Social Services — CHESS
        87. Community Health Environment Scan Survey – CHESS
        88. Community Homeschool Enrichment Support Services — CHESS
        89. Comparative HDL Efficacy and Safety Study – CHESS
        90. Comparison of Hi-C Experiments using Structural Similarity — CHESS
        91. Complete Health, Environmental & Safety Services — CHESS
        92. Composite Hull Embedded Sensor System – CHESS
        93. Composition with guarantees for high-integrity embedded software components assembly – CHESS-project
        94. Comprehensive Headlamp Environment Systems Simulation — CHESS
        95. Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System — CHESS
        96. Comprehensive Health and Epidemiological Surveillance System – CHESS
        97. Comprehensive Human Expressed SequenceS — CHESS
        98. Computer Hardware, Enterprise Software and Solutions – CHESS
        99. Computerized Herd Evaluation Systems for Sows – CHESS
        100. Condensing Heat Exchanger for Space Systems — CHESS
        101. Connected HEalth Sustaining home Stay in Dementia – CHESS
        102. Connecticut Housing Engagement and Support Services — CHESS
        103. Consortium for Higher Education Software Services – CHESS
        104. Consortium of Higher Education Support Services — CHESS
        105. Convergence Hub for the Exploration of Space Science – CHESS
        106. Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source – CHESS
        107. Cornerstone Health Enablement Strategic Solutions — CHESS
        108. Correlated Hopping Enhanced Spread Spectrum — CHESS
        109. Cost of Haemophilia in Europe: a Socioeconomic Survey – CHESS
        110. Council for Health and Environmental Safety of Soils — CHESS
        111. COVID-19 Hospitalisation in England Surveillance System – CHESS
        112. Critical Health Education Studies — CHESS
        113. Cultural Heritage Experiences through Socio-personal interactions and Storytelling – CHESS
        114. Culture and Heritage in European Societies and Spaces – CHESS
        115. Cutler-Hammer Engineering Services and Systems — CHESS
        116. Early Childhood Epilepsy Severity Scale — E-Chess
        117. Research School on Changing Climates in the coupled Earth System — CHESS