Definition of Nimzowitsch in US English:

Nimzowitsch

(also Nimzovitch, Niemtsovitch)

noun

Chess
  • Attributive and in the genitive. Designating any of various openings, or variations of openings, introduced or popularized by Aron Nimzowitsch.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Griffith & White's Modern Chess Openings. From the name of Aron Nimzowitsch, Latvian-born chess player.

Pronunciation

Nimzowitsch

/ˈnɪmzə(ʊ)vɪtʃ/