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Main Entry: 1chip
Pronunciation: primarystresschip
Function: noun
1 : a small thin flat piece (as of wood, stone, or glass) broken off : FLAKE
2 : a small piece of food <chocolate chip>: as a : POTATO CHIP b : 1FRENCH FRY <fish and chips>
3 a : a counter used in poker b plural : MONEY 1c <in the chips>
4 : a flaw left after a small piece has been broken off <a cup with a chip in it>
5 : a very small slice of silicon containing electronic circuits (as for a computer)
- chip off the old block : a child that resembles his or her parent
- chip on one's shoulder : an attitude of being eager to fight or quarrel

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