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chute

noun [C]  /ʃut/ us  

chute noun [C] (SLIDE)

a narrow, steep slide for objects or people to go down: The garbage chute empties into a big bin. We had to use the emergency chute to get out of the plane.

chute noun [C] (CLOTH DEVICE)

short form of parachute
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