Cut or break (a small piece) from the edge or surface of a hard material
we had to chip ice off the upper deck
(of a material or object) Break at the edge or on the surface
the paint had chipped off the gate
Cut pieces off (a hard material) to alter its shape or break it up
it required a craftsman to chip the blocks of flint to the required shape
she chipped away at the ground outside the door
(in golf, soccer, and other sports) Kick or strike (a ball or shot) to produce a short lobbed shot or pass
he chipped a superb shot
A small piece of something removed in the course of chopping, cutting, or breaking something, esp. a hard material such as wood or stone
mulch the shrubs with cedar chips
A hole or flaw left by the removal of such a piece
a chip on his tooth
Wood or woody fiber split into thin strips and used for weaving hats or baskets
A thin slice of food made crisp by being fried, baked, or dried and typically eaten as a snack
tortilla chips dipped in salsa
A small chunk of candy added to desserts or sweet snacks, esp. of chocolate
an order of fish and chips
A counter used in certain gambling games to represent money
a poker chip
(in golf, soccer, and other sports) A short lofted kick or shot with the ball
A softly sliced return intended to land between the net and the opponent's service line
bit: a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"
break off (a piece from a whole); "Her tooth chipped"
a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line
nick: cut a nick into
a piece of dried bovine dung
play a chip shot
Chromatin Immunoprecipitation (ChIP) is a type of immunoprecipitation experimental technique used to investigate the interaction between proteins and DNA in the cell. ...
In digital communications, a chip is a pulse of a direct-sequence spread spectrum (DSSS) code, such as a pseudo-noise code sequence used in direct-sequence code division multiple access (CDMA) channel access techniques.
CHIP is a computer and communications magazine published by the CHIP Holding (formerly Vogel Burda Holding GmbH) in 15 countries of Europe and Asia. The German edition of CHIP was launched in September 1978 and is one of Germany's oldest and largest computer magazines with 418. ...
The Mystic Rangers are a fictional team of superheroes in the television show ''''. Their powers are derived from beings known as the Ancient Titans, creatures with great elemental powers, symbolized by mythological creatures from various Earth mythologies on the Ranger's visors (phoenix, garuda ...
CHIP (Constraint Handling in Prolog) is a constraint logic programming language developed by M. Dincbas in 1985. It is used to tell an object what to do.
(Chips (album)) Chips is a 1980 album from the Swedish pop and country group Chips. It was the debut album from the group.
A small piece broken from a larger piece of solid material; A damaged area of a surface where a chip has been broken off; A token used in place of cash in gambling; A circuit fabricated in one piece on a small, thin substrate; A thin, crisp, baked piece of vegetable, usually potato; A fried ...
A diminutive of the male given names Christopher and Charles
(Chips) Tokens used in place of cash in casinos.
(Chips) small fragments of wood chopped or broken by mechanical equipment. Total tree chips include wood, bark, and foliage. Pulp chips or clean chips are free of bark and foliage.
(chips) Miniaturized microprocessors built on a single piece of silicon. [Typically, less than 1/2-inch square, they contain all the essential elements of a central processor, including the control logic, instruction decoding and arithmetic processing circuitry. ...
(Chips) Round plastic discs representing different denominations of money. Casinos require chips.
(CHIPS (Clearing House Interbank Payment System)) a private-sector electronic funds transfer system run by the New York Clearing House Association (NYCHA) used primarily for international payments. ...
(chips) Round tokens that are used on casino gaming tables in lieu of cash.
(Chips) The common term for tokens, issued by a casino in place of money, and having the equivalent of cash.
(chips) look out! eg chips, the teacher's coming!
(Chips (Checks)) A casino term for tokens used instead for money.
(chips) n. 1. French fries, as in ``fish and chips.''