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English definition of “chapter”

chapter

noun [C] (PERIOD)    /ˈtʃæp.tər/ US  /-tɚ/
a period that is part of a larger amount of time during which something happens : The period before the revolution is an interesting chapter in British history . That chapter of my life closed when I had a serious riding accident .Periods of time - general words
(Definition of chapter noun (PERIOD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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