Definitions for "Correspondence Chess"
Keywords:  chess, fax, uscf, otb, terminolog
A game in which both sides send their moves through the mail or by e-mail. (Formerly referred to as "postal chess")
Chess game played by Post or an electronic transmission.
Chess played by post: the players take it in turns to send their moves to each other by letter. The term is also used loosely for chess in which moves are communicated by other means, for instance phone, radio or fax.