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8 entries found for chain.
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Main Entry: 1chain
Pronunciation: primarystresschamacrn
Function: noun
1 a : a series of connected links or rings b : a measuring instrument of 100 links used in surveying c : a unit of length equal to 66 feet (about 20 meters)
2 : something that restricts or binds : BOND
3 a : a series of things joined together as if by links <a chain of mountains> <a chain of events> b : a number of atoms united like links in a chain

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