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English definition of “chip”

chip

noun [C] (PIECE)   /tʃɪp/
a small piece of something or a piece that has broken off a larger object : chocolate chips wood chips Chips of paint from the peeling ceiling littered the floor . A chip is also the mark left on an object where a small piece has broken off. A chip is a plastic piece used in some games to represent money or points .
(Definition of chip noun (PIECE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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