What are the lettered tiles made out of in the game of Scrabble?

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  • Wood correct

    In almost all Scrabble games, you will find that the tiles are made out of wood. The iconic tiles are 19 by 19 millimeters, which makes them just a little bit smaller than the squares located on the board. Since its creation over 70 years ago, approximately 150 million sets of the game have been sold throughout the world. It is sold in over 120 countries and comes in over 25 different languages.

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