Strategy Stealing Argument

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Strategy-stealing Argument
... In combinatorial game theory, the strategy-stealing argument is a general argument that shows, for many games, that the second player cannot have a winning ... a strategy that will always win the game for them, no matter what moves the first player makes) ... The strategy-stealing argument applies to any symmetric game (one in which either player has the same set of available moves with the same results, so that the first player can "use" the second player's strategy ...

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