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chest

noun [C]  us   /tʃest/

chest noun [C] (BODY PART)

the upper front part of the body of humans and some animals, between the stomach and the neck, enclosing the heart and lungs: He folded his arms across his chest.

chest noun [C] (BOX)

a large, strong box, usually made of wood, which is used for storing valuable goods or possessions or for moving possessions from one place to another
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